(Elyria)- A Lorain County man is behind bars, accused of robbing two banks and threatening to blow up a school.

Elyria police arrested Brett Benson Monday,

just minutes after he allegedly held up the Dollar Bank on West River Road.

Detectives say Benson called in a bomb threat to Elyria High School just before the alleged robbery.

Benson also told police he robbed another Elyria bank last week.

 

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