FBI: 'Drywaller Bandit' caught in Encinitas

Man wanted by feds on suspicion of seven armed robberies


ENCINITAS, Calif. --

The so-called "Drywaller Bandit" was arrested outside a bank in Encinitas Thursday, according to the Federal Bureau of Investigation.

The man wearing a dust mask and armed with a gun was arrested after an armed robbery at Chase Bank on N. El Camino Real.

The Drywaller Bandit was wanted by the FBI on suspicion of seven armed robberies in Encinitas and Oceanside, according to the North County Times.

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