Atlanta woman sentenced for involvement in bank robbery

Cody Barber and Savannah Barger

An Atlanta, Mo. woman, that had previously pled guilty to conspiracy to commit bank robbery, was sentenced to prison on Monday.

Savannah Barger, 26, was sentenced to 32 months in prison for her involvement in the armed-robbery of the Community State Bank in Clarence, Mo. on January 17, 2013.

Co-defendant Cody Barber, 26, of Centerville, Iowa, had previously pled guilty to bank robbery and possession of a firearm in furtherance of a crime of violence.

Barber was sentenced last October to 97 months in prison.

Both defendants appeared before United States District Judge Henry Autrey in St. Louis.

The case was investigated by the Kirksville Office of the Federal Bureau of Investigation, the Missouri State Highway Patrol, the Shelby County and Macon County Sheriffâ??s Offices and the Macon Police Department.

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