Police arrest 69-year-old following series of bank robberies

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Police have arrested a 69-year-old man in connection with several bank robberies in the area.

Alva Oliver Funk was arrested in Marion, where two of the robberies took place.

Police believe he is also responsible for bank robberies in Kokomo and Anderson. In the Anderson robbery, police said he wore an old man disguise to hide his identity.

At the time of his arrest, Funk was out on parole after being released from prison last year.