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Canajoharie man sentenced to nine years for bank robbery

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ALBANY, N.Y.—A Canajoharie man was sentenced to nine years in State Prison in Albany County Court Thursday.

Victor Shear, 45, pleaded guilty to one Count of Robbery in the first degree on April 10, 2014.

On August 21, 2013, shear entered a bank in the Town of Slingerlands demanding money while brandishing a gun. After taking money from the teller, Shear fled.

Shear was arrested in South Carolina by the North Myrtle Beach Police Department and waived extradition back to New York State.

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