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Actor who played Suge Knight gets probation for bank threats

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A judge has sentenced the actor who portrayed rap mogul Suge Knight in the movie "Straight Outta Compton" to one year of probation for threatening bank employees.

Richard Marcos Taylor, 41, pleaded guilty to making terroristic threats.

The judge in New Jersey Monday dismissed obstruction of justice and disorderly conduct charges under terms of a plea agreement.

According to authorities, Taylor threatened employees at a TD Bank in South Plainfield back on Aug. 8.

Authorities say Taylor stood in a fighting stance when police arrived.

AP wire services helped contribute to this report.

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