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Man charged after using stolen money to buy engagement ring

An Ohio man was charged with robbery after it was discovered he used money from a bank heist to buy his girlfriend an engagement ring.
An Ohio man was charged with robbery after it was discovered he used money from a bank heist to buy his girlfriend an engagement ring. (freeimages.com/Elvis Santana)

An Ohio man was charged with robbery after it was discovered he used money from a bank heist to buy his girlfriend an engagement ring.

The Associated Press reports Dustin Pederson, 36, robbed a bank in Trenton and spent $4,500 on a ring less than an hour afterward. Police say Pederson pocketed a total of $8,800 from the Dec. 16 robbery.

Pederson has denied robbing any banks.