Coeur d’Alene man pleads guilty to robbing Spokane STCU branch


COEUR D’ALENE, Idaho. (AP) — The Department of Justice says a 24-year-old Coeur d’Alene man has pleaded guilty to robbing a Spokane bank.

Officials say that Seth Patrick Getty walked into the Spokane Teachers Credit Union on March 12, 2018, and gave a note to a bank teller telling the person he had a gun and demanding money. Court records show that investigators were able to use state vehicle records, security footage, and tips from the community to identify Getty as the bank robber.

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Getty faces up to 20 years in federal prison, a fine of up to $250,000, and at least five years of supervised release.