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      Friona man charge with Credit Union Robbery

      The Friona Federal Credit Union was robbed on mon at gun point by a masked man, according to an FBI affidavit.

      A Friona man entered the building wearing a black gas mask and had painted black under his eyes, then ordered the tellers to give him money.

      According to court records John Michael Garibay, 22, said "Don't make a scene, give me all your money. Give it"

      Court records said that he fled with over $8000 in cash, leaving the bank in a gray Dodge Charger.

      After being arrested on Monday, Garibay is charged with one count of felony bank robbery, and remains in the Randall County jail, without a bond, according to court records. U.S. Magistrate Judge Clinton Averitte will likely set a bond during a Wednesday detention hearing.

      Authorities recovered a portion of the money and the weapon used in the robbery.

      The FBI is still investigating the robbery.

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