Accused bank robber in court

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CHAMPAIGN COUNTY, Ill. (WCIA) — The man accused of robbing a Rantoul credit union appeared in court Tuesday.

Matthew Olivero is charged with aggravated robbery.

Police say he went into Credit Union One Monday, implied he had a gun and got away with $9,000.

Police were able to use social media to identify him. The post was shared more than a thousand times and viewed more than thirty thousand times. 

Police were able to recover almost all the money. Olivero was taken into custody without any issues.

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