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'Hills Bandit' caught in California car chase

A suspected bank robber has been caught after leading police on a four-road car chase in southern California.

Police originally mistook the driver for a local thief, but later identified him as Stephen Richard Bartlett - an alleged bank robber known as the 'Hills Bandit'.

The 53-year-old was wanted by the FBI and is thought to be connected to 13 robberies since May.

ABC's David Wright reports.

  • 04 Oct 2014
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