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Florida man now charged with two bank robberies in Collier County

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Posted at 1:26 PM, Jun 19, 2019
and last updated 2019-06-19 13:26:18-04

COLLIER COUNTY, Fla. -- We're getting our first look at the Florida man arrested in connection with two bank robberies in Collier County recently.

Richard Cote of Melbourne, Florida is charged with 2 counts of unarmed robbery and grand theft.

Collier County deputies say he robbed the Bank of America on Collier Boulevard earlier this month, then the Lake Michigan Credit Union on Tuesday.

Cote was found at the Super 8 Motel on Tollgate Boulevard.

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Suspect in Bank of America robbery in Golden Gate on June 11, 2019.