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FBI details how former Hernando deputy pulled off elaborate bank heist

Last week, another agency took note of Perkins' work: the FBI.

Perkins, 46, from northeast of Brooksville, is accused of robbing $110,000 from a Plant City bank in February. She experienced the other side of the booking process July 7, when she was arrested on charges of bank robbery and possessing a firearm to further a violent crime.

Perkins, who worked as a detention deputy from August 2010 to September 2012, was freed last week on bail. But she was taken back into custody on Wednesday after a federal judge revoked her bail.

A federal criminal complaint, written by FBI Special Agent Cole Crosby, outlines what investigators say happened before and during the Feb. 10 robbery.

The day before the heist, Perkins visited the bank, meeting with a branch manager to talk about financing a land purchase in Dade City, the complaint says.

Crosby, though, thought there was more to it than that.

"I believe (Perkins') visit to Sunshine Bank on February 9 was an attempt to conduct surveillance of the bank in advance of the robbery on February 10," he wrote in the complaint.

1Q growth revised up to 1.1%; consumer confidence rosier

WASHINGTON -- The U.S. economy grew slightly faster at the start of the year than previously estimated, even though consumer spending posted the smallest gain in two years.

The gross domestic product expanded at an annual rate of 1.1 percent in the first quarter, an improvement from the 0.8 percent rate released last month, the Commerce Department reported Tuesday.

While growth prospects for the spring look even better, the shock waves from Britain's decision to leave the European Union could spread to the U.S. economy in the coming months. Economists forecast growth of around 2.5 percent in the current quarter.

The latest revision reflected stronger export sales and less drag from business investment. The rise in export sales helped turn trade from a drag on growth into a small positive to growth of 0.1 percentage point.

Offsetting those gains, consumer spending growth was revised down to 1.5 percent. That was the weakest showing since the first quarter of 2014. The result primarily reflected a slowdown in services such as health care.