Crime

Ohio man is indicted in Lewis County bank robbery

A Portsmouth, Ohio, man was indicted Thursday for the May 20, 2010, robbery of Citizens Deposit Bank in Lewis County, the U.S. Attorney's office for the Eastern District of Kentucky said.

Stanley E. Purtee, 45, allegedly robbed the bank of $3,370.

A federal grand jury in Covington returned the indictment.

If convicted, Purtee could receive up to 25 years in prison.

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