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Police, FBI looking for suspect in Omaha, Iowa robberies

Tyree Carney, 24, considered armed, dangerous
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Posted at 9:22 PM, Jun 30, 2017
and last updated 2017-06-30 22:41:14-04

Authorities are looking for a man they say is a suspect in more than four armed bank robberies in Nebraska and Iowa, and urge anyone who sees him to call 911.

Tyree Carney, 24, is considered armed and dangerous, according to a joint press release issued by the Omaha Police Department, the Pottawattamie County Sheriff's Office and the FBI Greater Omaha Bank Robbery Task Force.

"He is actively being sought," FBI spokesman Huston Pullen said.

Carney, a suspect in robberies at Springfield and Murray, Neb., and in Underwood and Crescent, Iowa, is described as a 5-foot, 11-inch black man with black hair and brown eyes, weighing about 235 pounds, the release states.

He might be using a a 2004 tan or gold Honda Accord 4D with Nebraska license number UNP290; the vehicle was reported stolen, according to the release.

Anyone with information about Carney is urged to contact Omaha Crime Stoppers at 444-STOP, omahacrimestoppers.org or on the P3 Tips mobile app. All tips are anonymous; those leading to the arrest of a wanted fugitive are eligible for up to a $5,000.00 reward.