Man charged in bank robbery

Published 9:41 am Friday, January 6, 2012


WORTHINGTON  — A Minneapolis man is charged in a bank robbery in southwestern Minnesota as authorities investigate whether he is responsible for dozens of other bank robberies in the state.

Forty-nine-year-old Mark Wetsch was charged Thursday in Nobles County with aggravated robbery, terroristic threats and theft, all felonies.

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Wetsch is charged in Tuesday’s robbery of the Rolling Hills Bank in Brewster.