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Mountain Home man faces second bank robbery charge

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Posted at 12:38 PM, Jan 18, 2017
and last updated 2017-01-18 14:38:50-05

Boise Police detectives have filed a second robbery charge against 45-year-old Eric Weigle of Mountain Home for the hold-up of a Boise bank on the 6700 block of Overland Road on October 27th. 

Weigle is currently in custody for a separate bank robbery which occurred at a different Boise bank on Orchard Street on October 5th. He was arrested for that robbery in Mountain Home on November 4th. 

Police say they received numerous tips from the public and Ada County dispatch fielded several calls with information that helped police identify Weigle.

Boise Police Neighborhood Contact Officers along with the US Marshals Task Force, The Ada County ACTION Team and Mountain Home Police Department arrested Weigle at a home on the 700 block of West 8th St. South in Mountain Home.

Weigle was taken into custody and booked into the Elmore County Jail.