Federal indictment for eclipse bank robber

A 28-year-old Madras man has been indicted on a federal charge of bank robbery. Tyler Fuller allegedly robbed the U.S. Bank in Madras the afternoon of August 21st, the day of the eclipse. The bank teller was able to identify Fuller who was arrested 3 days later. Fuller will appear in federal court on October 23rd. He is being held in the Jefferson County Jail until then.



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