MINNEAPOLIS (AP) — A 23-year-old Minnesota woman accused of robbing five banks within a few weeks has been sentenced to 3½ years in federal prison.
Ranya Al-Huthaili of Roseville was sentenced Wednesday. She also was ordered to pay restitution to all the banks.READ MORE: 1 Arrested In Fatal Shooting Near Busy East St. Paul Shopping Area
Al-Huthaili earlier pleaded guilty to robbing the Dairy State Bank in Menomonie, Wisconsin, on Sept. 9, 2013. She also admitted robbing another bank in Wisconsin and three in Minnesota.READ MORE: 1 Injured In Minneapolis Apartment Fire
Prosecutors say in all five robberies, Al-Huthaili walked into the banks, handed the teller a note demanding money and took off with more than $20,000 in total.
She was arrested on the day of the Menomonie robbery outside Rosedale Shopping Center after buying a laptop with the stolen money.MORE NEWS: Minnesota Weather: Following Some Friday Showers, It’s Gonna Be A #Top10Wx Weekend!
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