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Suspected bank robber behind bars

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MIAMI (WSVN) -- A suspected robber was stopped and arrested after he hit a bank Tuesday afternoon.

According to the FBI, Jose Llavore-Diaz, 41, was caught in the act by surveillance cameras.

Llavore-Diaz entered the BB&T Bank branch located at 10899 Sunset Drive and demanded money from a teller. Customers were inside the bank at the time of the robbery, but no injuries were reported. The amount of money stolen has not been disclosed.

The FBI released photographs from the bank robbery that took place Tuesday, at approximately 2:45 p.m.

Llavore-Diaz was arrested earlier Wednesday morning in Miami-Dade County by the Miami-Dade Police Department. He was taken into custody and faces federal charges.

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