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Owen County men receive federal conviction for Armed Robbery

Date of News Release: 08/22/2011

(Frankfort, Ky.) -- An investigation conducted by Post 5 detectives has produced the convictions of two Owen County men in Federal court for bank robbery.

Bryan Kelly, 24 years old, and Edward Cook, 31 years old, were convicted on Friday, August 19 for the March 27, 2010 armed robbery of the First Farmer's Bank located in the Owen County community of Gratz. The sentencing for Kelly and Cook is pending. Agents from the FBI's Northern Kentucky field office assisted KSP during the investigation.

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