2/24/14 – 5:03 A.M.

The man who robbed a Carey bank earlier this year learned his fate late last week. 38-year-old Chad Gosseman was sentenced to three years in prison for the January 14 robbery of the First Citizens National Bank on Findlay Street. Gosseman had already pleaded guilty to the crime.

He was also ordered to pay restitution of $140.

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2/6/14 – 9:10 A.M.

The man accused of robbing the First Citizens National Bank in Carey has pleaded guilty. The Daily-Chief Union reports 38-year-old Chad Gossman waived his right to a preliminary hearing this week. He faces up to three years in prison and a fine of $10,000 when he is sentenced.

Gossman admitted to entering the bank on January 14 and demanding cash from a teller. He kept one hand in a pocket at all times during the incident. According to the newspaper, Prosecutor Jonathan Miller said that move suggested Gossman had a weapon.

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2/4/14 – 4:57 A.M.

A weekend robbery remains under investigation in Carey. The police department in the village is looking for the suspect who robbed the Shell gas station near the U.S. 23/State Route 15 interchange Saturday.

Around 12:50 p.m. that day a man walked into the business, handed the cashier a threatening note, and demanded money. The man never showed a weapon and got away with an undisclosed amount of cash. He escaped in a dark-colored vehicle waiting in a nearby parking lot.

The suspect was described as white, around 5’6″ to 5’8″ tall and weighing around 130-140 pounds. He was clean shaven and was wearing a Nike hooded sweatshirt, sunglasses, dark pants and dark running-style shoes.

Anyone with information is asked to call (419)369-7678.

(Picture courtesy Carey PD Facebook Page)

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