Two nabbed in northeast-area bank heist

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ALBUQUERQUE, N.M. — Two Albuquerque residents have been arrested in connection with the Saturday robbery of the Bank of the West at 1422 Carlisle NE, according to the FBI.

Anthony Paloni, 50, and Daisy Alaniz, 26, are expected to appear in U.S. District Court in Albuquerque on Monday.

According to witnesses, a woman entered the bank around  9:12 a.m., put a bag on the counter and demanded money from a teller, who gave her an undisclosed amount of money, an FBI news release reads. The woman fled.

Albuquerque police arrested Alaniz and Paloni at a truck stop a short time later.

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