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(Richmond, IN)--Richmond police were able to track down and apprehend the man who allegedly robbed the Uptown branch of Chase Bank Wednesday afternoon.  22-year-old Shane Newton pointed a gun at a teller and demanded cash.  Surveillance images were distributed shortly afterward.  Officers got a tip that a man who resembled the robber was at Fricker’s on I-70.  Newton fled on foot shortly before police arrived.  He was then tracked by a canine officer to a wooded area between Highland Road and I-70 where a large amount of cash was found.  Newton was being held Thursday on a $25,000 bond.