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Barnes Robbed 10 Banks

Man Tells Detectives He Had To Pay Bills

Posted: January 1, 2013 at 5 a.m.

Steve Turner, a commercial cave expert from Tennessee, removes loose rock from War Eagle Cavern on Nov. 27 during construction of a tunnel that will allow more visitor access to the cavern.

Anthony Timothy Barnes decided to solve his financial problems by robbing banks. “I had no money,” he told Rogers police detectives. “I had no way to pay my bills. They just repo’d my car.”

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