Archive for the ‘bank robbery’ Category

Woman Shot In Northeast; Robbery In South Side

October 13th, 2013 - Comments Off

COLUMBUS, Ohio – Columbus Division of Police reported that a bank robbery happened Saturday in the south side and a woman was found shot in the northeast side of the city of Columbus.

Columbus police investigators said that bank robbery took place at around 9:50 Saturday morning.  The man entered into the Chase Bank located at 833 South High Street.

The man approached the bank employee and gave the teller a note that demands money from the clerk, according to the reports.

The unidentified suspect turned away after he gave the teller the note. He left from the scene without any cash.

Perry Township Bank Robbed At Gunpoint

June 16th, 2013 - Comments Off

PERRY TOWNSHIP, Ohio — Perry Township Police Department says that a man robbed the Fifth Third Bank Saturday morning.

Reports say that a man who was wearing a green sweatshirt with hood on a white pair of shoes entered the Fifth Third Bank at 4653 Tuscarawas Street West at around 10:00 Saturday morning.

The suspect who is about five feet and ten inches tall was brandishing a handgun when he entered the Fifth Third Bank. Most of the man’s face was concealed and only his eyes were visible.

3 accused of robbing drug dealer

May 26th, 2013 - Comments Off

KILLEEN, Texas — According to news report, police in Killeen have arrested three men who may have robbed a drug dealer.

The report said the suspects, Patrick Steven Smith, 19, Tevin Breon Dillard, 20, and Dana Dion-Dupree Gray, 20, are all charged with aggravated robbery.

Gray and Smith robbed two men at an apartment complex in the 100 block of South Twin Creek Drive in Killeen while Dillard acted as the getaway driver, according to arrest affidavits.

Detectives Release Picture Of Bank Robbery Suspect

May 5th, 2013 - Comments Off

COLUMBUS, Ohio — Detectives from the Franklin County Sheriff’s Office is investigating a bank robbery in Columbus that took place Saturday.

The authorities were able to obtain the security pictures from the surveillance camera of the bank and released it to the public hoping that it will lead to the arrest of the bank robber.

The robbery took place at around 12:00 Saturday afternoon in the Fifth Third Bank at 3407 Cleveland Avenue, which is in the Northern Light Shopping Plaza, according to the reports.

Franklin Township bank robber arrested

April 17th, 2013 - Comments Off

FRANKLIN TOWNSHIP, Ohio – A Kent man was arrested Tuesday in connection with an armed robbery that took place Friday afternoon.

Andrew G. Knechtle

The Portage County Sheriff’s Office says that they believed that the Kent man was responsible for the armed robbery of a bank in Franklin Township.

Portage County Sheriff David W. Doak says that the man robbed the First Merit Bank located at 1729 E. Main Street in Franklin Township in Portage County at around 3:45 Friday afternoon, according to the reports.

FBI Offers Reward for Info on Cleveland Bank Robber

March 14th, 2013 - Comments Off

CLEVELAND, Ohio — The law enforcement officials in Cleveland say that a man robbed a bank in Cleveland Wednesday afternoon armed with a handgun.

Cleveland Police Department says that it was about 4:30 Wednesday afternoon when the bank robber entered the PNC Bank located in the South Moreland Boulevard, according to the police reports.

An agent from the Federal Bureau of Investigations says that the man was brandishing a handgun when he entered the bank. He hit the bank’s security guard with his handgun.

Akron Police Seek Kenmore bank robbery suspect

February 4th, 2013 - Comments Off

AKRON, Ohio — The Akron Division of Police is looking for the suspect who robbed a bank in Kenmore this morning.

The culprit targeted the FirstMerit Bank in the 1000 block of Kenmore Boulevard at around 10:30 Monday morning. He entered the bank and approached the teller. He handed the teller a note demanding money, according to the reports.

The bank teller complied with the demands of the bank robber although no weapon was seen during the bank robbery.

Other news media outlet reported that the suspect fled on foot, running north from the bank. He was able to get away with an undisclosed amount of money.

Police hunt suspect In East Toledo bank Robbery

November 28th, 2012 - Comments Off

EAST TOLEDO, Ohio – Officers from the Toledo Police Department are looking for the person responsible for robbing a bank on the east side of Toledo early Wednesday morning.

The Federal Bureau of Investigation and the Toledo Arena Crime Stoppers are now asking for the public to help in the search for the bank robber by giving them information about the identity and location of the suspect.

Reports say that the bank robbery took place at around 1:15 Wednesday afternoon. The suspect who is a black male entered the Key Bank at 324 Main Street and approached the teller. He demanded money from the teller. The teller complied after she was threatened by the suspect.

Serial Bank Robber Arrested In Shaker Heights

November 22nd, 2012 - Comments Off

SHAKER HEIGHTS, Ohio – The Federal Bureau of Investigation said that the law enforcement officials in Shaker Heights were able to arrest the serial bank robber who robbed seven banks.

The Cleveland Division of the FBI said that the suspect was arrested while he was trying to rob another bank on Wednesday morning, according to the reports.

The serial bank robber tried to rob the PNC Bank located at 20711 Chagrin Boulevard in Shaker Heights at around 10:40 Wednesday morning, according to FBI spokeswoman Vicki D. Anderson.

Serial Bank robber Hits Cleveland Key Bank

November 8th, 2012 - Comments Off

CLEVELAND, Ohio – The Federal Bureau of Investigation are asking for information in connection with the serial bank robber who struck the Key Bank in Cleveland and believed to be his fifth victim of robbery.

The robbery of the Key Bank located at 911 East 185th Street happened at around 1:20 Thursday afternoon, according to the police reports.

The description of the suspect fits the description of the armed robber who robbed four banks prior to the recent heist.  He is described as a white male and probably in his forty’s. He has a medium built body and about five feet and eleven inches tall.