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Boynton HS student arrested after bank robbed

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An 18-year-old Boynton Beach High School student is in custody after a bank was robbed this weekend.  

The incident occurred at a Wells Fargo located at 1550 West Boynton Beach Blvd. around 9 a.m. Saturday.

Officers said the suspect, Austin Puppo, told the teller he had a bomb in his backpack, then fled with an unknown amount of cash.

Puppo was booked Sunday night into the Palm Beach County Jail.   He faces armed robbery charges and making a false bomb threat. 

 

 
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