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Mom, daughter sentenced for Gulfport bank robbery

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Evie Mearlene Herrin, 57, and Amelia Darci Crew, 30. (Photo source: Gulfport Police Dept.) Evie Mearlene Herrin, 57, and Amelia Darci Crew, 30. (Photo source: Gulfport Police Dept.)
GULFPORT, MS (WLOX) -

A mother-daughter team from Texas will spend the next few years behind bars for robbing a Gulfport bank at gunpoint.

Evie Herrin and Amelia Crew were both sentenced Monday for their role in the Regions Bank armed robbery March 26, 2012.     

Herrin's attorney told WLOX News she was sentenced to five years and ten months. Crew's attorney confirmed she was sentenced to three years and ten months. Both women were fined $5,000.     

During the March 26th robbery, Herrin wore a wig and a medical mask and officials said she had a gun.    

he women are also facing bank robbery charges in Louisiana.

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