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TAMPA, Fla. - A Tampa couple was arrested in connection with at least 13 Central Florida bank robberies, authorities said Saturday.

Ten police agencies worked together for several months to capture Immanuel Lee Williams and his wife, Cara Lee Williams. According to the FBI, the couple took turns doing the robberies and got more than $54,000 in 13 separate holdups in Orange, Marion, Polk, Sumter and other counties. Agents said the couple is also linked to a bank robbery in Alabama.

FBI agents said the two wore disguises when they did the holdups, which made it difficult to identify them. Detectives got the break they needed when a toll plaza camera captured the getaway vehicle and its license plate.

Authorities said cellphone records also linked the couple to the robberies, which included five Chase Bank locations and other banks.

Agents said Cara Williams, who was employed by Chase Bank until sometime in 2013, is accused of helping her husband rob a Chase bank in Tampa on a vacation day in December 2012. Immanuel Williams is also suspected of two bank robberies when his wife took two unauthorized sick days in February, detective said.

The FBI said the couple robbed the Chase Bank locations on South Florida Avenue in Lakeland and on South Orange Blossom Trail in Orange County in January; the Mid Florida Credit Union on Amersweet Way in Davenport in August; Bank of America on Havendale Boulevard in August; Compass Bank on Southwest 19th Avenue Road in Ocala in October; and Center State Bank on West Belt Avenue in Bushnell in October. Other holdups occurred in Tampa, Seffner, Plant City and Fort Myers.

The couple was taken to the Hillsborough County Jail. Authorities said the Williams are held on federal charges of conspiracy to obstruct, delay or affect commerce by robbery and conspiracy to commit bank robbery. They could get a maximum of 20 years in prison if convicted.