FLAGSTAFF, Ariz. -- Two men chased down, tackled and detained a man suspected of robbing the Arizona Central CU branch just before 5 p.m. Friday.

The suspect handed the teller a note and demanded that she give him money, according to police. Michael and Chase Pileggi saw the man flee from the bank and chased him down, tackling the suspect until police could take him into custody.

Police said the stolen cash was recovered.

Joshua Nesmith, 32, of Flagstaff was arrested and officials say they expect to book him into the Coconino County Detention Facility on robbery charges once their investigation is complete.

 

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