MINNEAPOLIS - Minnesota bankers are worried by a recent spurt in bank robberies that's reversing a four-year decline.

Already, 31 robberies have occurred in the state this year - the same as the total for all of 1994. In May alone, eight banks were hit, including four community banks.

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