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Video: Texas robber shoots police from getaway van

The trial for the getaway driver started Wednesday in the shooting that left an officer and civilian injured

By Kevin Quinn

HOUSTON — New video has just been released of a bank robbery and chase near Sugar Land more than two years ago because the alleged getaway driver involved in that robbery and shootout went on trial Wednesday.

The getaway driver in those bank robberies has now been convicted. Prosecutors played video in court of that chase, which ended with a deputy and a civilian hurt, and a suspect dead.

In May of 2010, Fort Bend Co. Sheriff's Deputy Charlie Scott was chasing bank robbery suspects who had just held up a Bank of America near Highway 59 and Highway 99 south of Sugar Land.

Full Story: New video revealed at trial of getaway driver in bank robbery, chase and shootout

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