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Bank robbery person of interest located
NEWTON COUNTY - Detectives have located a person they want to question about a Newton County bank robbery where an employee was stabbed.
On Sunday, Newton County deputies found 20-year-old Michael Byerly -- whom they're calling a person of interest.
They're still trying to locate a second person of interest --- 21-year-old Xavier Clark -- who's also wanted for questioning about the robbery and assault.
The crime occurred Wednesday at Sabine State Bank in Burkeville.
Investigators say bank employee Trudy Wood was stabbed during the robbery and suffered a punctured lung.
He was treated at a Houston hospital.