- Associated Press - Wednesday, October 1, 2014

NEWARK, N.J. (AP) - A Newark man who hailed a cab after holding up a bank has pleaded guilty to bank robbery.

Sixty-one-year-old Willie Chestnut Jr. faces up to 20 years in federal prison when he’s sentenced in January.

Chestnut admitted robbing the New York Community Bank in Newark in 2013.

He was arrested soon after fleeing in a taxi.


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