In a span of six days this month, a Nebraska community bank was targeted twice by armed robbers.

And in both instances bank customers emerged as heroes. Now Great Western Bank in Omaha says it will reward the customers, as well as an off-duty police officer who was wounded three times by close-range gunshots in one of the foiled robberies.

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