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Author Of ‘Sutton’ Tells San Diegans About ‘Babe Ruth Of Bank Robbers’

Aired 10/16/12 on KPBS Midday Edition.

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J.R. Moehringer, author of "Sutton"

Transcript

Distrust of banks and bankers runs deep in the American consciousness. And so the bank robber has often emerged as a populist criminal. One of the most infamous bank robbers in the last century was Willie Sutton, who is the subject of a new book and first novel by JR Moehringer.

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