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The Flagstaff Police Department arrested a man in connection with a bank robbery that occurred Tuesday evening.

At 5 p.m. on Tuesday, authorities allege Eric Smith, 32, entered the OneAz Credit Union at 321 S. Beaver St., near the campus of Northern Arizona University.

The suspect allegedly gave one of the tellers a note requesting money, police said, and he did not mention, or seem to have, a weapon of any kind.

Police reported Smith then left the building with the money.

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After receiving numerous tips from members of the public, police say they identified Smith as the suspect and obtained a warrant to search his residence.

FPD One AZ Credit Union

A Flagstaff Police Department car sits in front of the OneAZ Credit Union on the corner of South Beaver Street and West Dupont Avenue following a robbery Tuesday afternoon.

During the search, police found evidence connecting Smith to the robbery and he was taken into custody, according to a FPD press release. Smith has been booked into the Coconino County Detention Facility under criminal charges of robbery and possession of drug paraphernalia.

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Adrian Skabelund can be reached at the office at askabelund@azdailysun.com, by phone at (928) 556-2261 or on Twitter @AdrianSkabelund.

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