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Christopher Larry Coleman a suspect in the January 23,2013 robbery of the Chiphone Credit Union office on Beardsley Avenue. He has been arrested. (Photo Supplied) (AP)

Shawn Marks is a suspect in the January 23,2013 robbery at the Chiphone Credit Union on Beardsley Avenue in Elkhart. (Photo Supplied) (AP)
One arrested, police searching for second ‘person of interest’ in Chiphone Credit Union robbery

Posted on Jan. 28, 2013 at 12:00 a.m. | Updated on Jan. 28, 2013 at 4:03 p.m.

ELKHART — Elkhart police have arrested one man in connection to the robbery at Chiphone Credit Union on Jan. 23.

Christopher Coleman, 27, of Elkhart, was arrested on a preliminary charge of robbery with a deadly weapon, a B felony. His bond is set at $75,000.

Police are also searching for Shawn Marks, a 26-year-old Elkhart man, in connection to the robbery. He is described as a black male six feet six inches tall and weighing 230 pounds.

Anyone with information about Marks may call Sgt. Jim Buchmann or Detective Mark Daggy at 295-7070.

Police are also investigating if the robbery at Chiphone Credit Union is connected to a robbery on Dec. 13, 2012.