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DNA evidence links Rayne man to 4 bank robberies

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Muhammed Abdullah Nur (Source: Lafayette Parish Sheriff's Office) Muhammed Abdullah Nur (Source: Lafayette Parish Sheriff's Office)
LAFAYETTE, LA (WAFB) -

A 56-year-old man was arrested after DNA evidence linked him to four bank robberies in Lafayette Parish.

Police arrested Muhammed Abdullah Nur of Rayne on 4 counts of first-degree robbery. They were able to link him to the crimes due to evidence processed by the Acadiana Crime Lab.

Nur is accused of robbing:

  • December 11, 2013: Midsouth Bank
  • January 10, 2014: Chase
  • January 10, 2014: Home Bank
  • February 6, 2014: Chase

Officials say the investigation remains ongoing.

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