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Couple arrested in connection to recent Spokane bank robberies

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Kristopher Turner & Shanna Edwards (Turner) (PHOTO: Facebook/Kristopher Turner) Kristopher Turner & Shanna Edwards (Turner) (PHOTO: Facebook/Kristopher Turner)
Kristopher Turner from a 2014 DOC Photo Kristopher Turner from a 2014 DOC Photo
Sheriff's Detectives believe this is Kristopher Turner from the INB Bank Robbery Sheriff's Detectives believe this is Kristopher Turner from the INB Bank Robbery
SPOKANE, Wash. -

The Spokane County Sheriff's Office says they've arrested two suspects involved in recent bank robberies in the Spokane area. 

30-year-old Kristopher Tuner and 32-year-old Shanna M. Edwards (Turner) were arrested Thursday night in connection to recent bank robberies at Banner Bank on May 26, and INB Bank on May 31. The Sheriff's Office says the pair are a couple and a Facebook pages for both list them as married. 

Through evidence and tips from the public, detectives developed the couple as prime suspects. Sheriff's deputies took them into custody without incident Thursday night in the parking lot of a Deer Park gas station. 

Kristopher Turner is a seven-time convicted felon, according to the Sheriff's Office, and he's even had a prior conviction for bank robbery. The Sheriff's Office says he was convicted of robbing the Bank of American on Division and Wellesley back in 2008. Turner was booked on two charges of 1st Degree Robbery and Edwards was charged with on count of 1st Degree Robbery. 

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