bank robbery

FBI Request Public Help: FBI Seeking Information from Bank Robbery at Bank of the West in Oklahoma City

OKLAHOMA CITY, OK (STL.News) – The FBI is seeking information from a bank robbery at Bank of the West in Oklahoma City. Bank of the West 1600 SW 89th Street Oklahoma City, Oklahoma 73159 The suspect was identified as a white male, approximately 5’10” tall , thin build.  The suspect was last seen wearing a … Continue reading FBI Request Public Help: FBI Seeking Information from Bank Robbery at Bank of the West in Oklahoma City

Louisiana News: New Orleans Man, TROYNELL COOKS Pleads Guilty To Bank Robbery

NEW ORLEANS, La. (STL.News) – U.S. Attorney Peter G. Strasser announced that yesterday TROYNELL COOKS, age 39, of New Orleans, pled guilty to bank robbery, in violation of Title 18, United States Code, Section 2113(a). According to court documents, on October 29, 2018, COOKS entered the Hancock Bank located at 2421 St. Claude Avenue, New … Continue reading Louisiana News: New Orleans Man, TROYNELL COOKS Pleads Guilty To Bank Robbery

Louisiana News: New Orleans Man, JOHN L. MURRAY Indicted For Hancock Whitney Bank Robbery

NEW ORLEANS, La. – U.S. Attorney Peter G. Strasser announced that JOHN L. MURRAY, age 65, was charged Thursday, February 28, 2019 in a one-count indictment for bank robbery in violation of Title 18, United States Code, Section 2113(a). According to the indictment, MURRAY robbed the Hancock Whitney Bank located in New Orleans, Louisiana on … Continue reading Louisiana News: New Orleans Man, JOHN L. MURRAY Indicted For Hancock Whitney Bank Robbery

Massachusetts News: Charlestown Man, Robert H. Brady Pleads Guilty to Bank Robbery

BOSTON, Ms. – A Charlestown man pleaded guilty yesterday in federal court in Boston to bank robbery. Robert H. Brady, 41, pleaded guilty to one count of bank robbery. U.S. District Court Judge Douglas P. Woodlock scheduled sentencing for May 7, 2019. Brady is currently in federal custody. On June 28, 2018, an individual, later … Continue reading Massachusetts News: Charlestown Man, Robert H. Brady Pleads Guilty to Bank Robbery

Connecticut News: New Haven Man, VINCENT JONES Pleads Guilty to Bank Robbery

Connecticut – John H. Durham, United States Attorney for the District of Connecticut, today announced that VINCENT JONES, 50, of New Haven, pleaded guilty yesterday before U.S. District Judge Victor A. Bolden in Bridgeport to one count of bank robbery. According to court documents and statements made in court, Jones attempted to rob the Key … Continue reading Connecticut News: New Haven Man, VINCENT JONES Pleads Guilty to Bank Robbery

Louisiana News: New Orleans Man, RONALD VANTRESS, JR. Sentenced For Bank Robbery and Interstate Transportation of Stolen Property

NEW ORLEANS, La. – U.S. Attorney Peter G. Strasser announced that RONALD VANTRESS, JR., age 53, of New Orleans, was sentenced on Thursday, December 13, 2018, after pleading guilty to a three-count indictment charging bank robbery, interstate transportation of stolen property, and interstate transportation of a stolen motor vehicle. Chief United States District Judge Nanette … Continue reading Louisiana News: New Orleans Man, RONALD VANTRESS, JR. Sentenced For Bank Robbery and Interstate Transportation of Stolen Property

Ohio New: Columbus Couple Charged with Crimes Related to Violent, Armed Bank Robbery in Whitehall

COLUMBUS, Ohio – A federal grand jury has charged two Columbus individuals with crimes related to an armed robbery in September in Whitehall. Robert K. Mason, 42, and Bretta L. Nallen, 43, both of Columbus, were charged in the indictment returned here yesterday. Benjamin C. Glassman, United States Attorney for the Southern District of Ohio, … Continue reading Ohio New: Columbus Couple Charged with Crimes Related to Violent, Armed Bank Robbery in Whitehall

New Mexico News: Farmington Man, Justin Jr Watchman Pleads Guilty to Federal Bank Robbery Charge

ALBUQUERQUE, N.M. – Justin Jr Watchman, 26, of Farmington, N.M., pled guilty today in federal court in Albuquerque, N.M., to bank robbery. Watchman entered the guilty plea without the benefit of a plea agreement. The FBI arrested Watchman in Aug. 2018, for robbing the First Convenience Bank located inside the Walmart at 4600 East Main … Continue reading New Mexico News: Farmington Man, Justin Jr Watchman Pleads Guilty to Federal Bank Robbery Charge

New Mexico News: Albuquerque Man, Ryan Schorr Pleads Guilty to Federal Bank Robbery Charges

ALBUQUERQUE, N.M. – Ryan Schorr, 28, of Albuquerque, N.M., pled guilty today in federal court to robbing two branches of US Bank in New Mexico in Sept. and Oct. 2017. The FBI arrested Schorr in April 2018, for robbing the US Bank located at 2015 Eubank Blvd on Sept. 21, 2017, and robbing the US … Continue reading New Mexico News: Albuquerque Man, Ryan Schorr Pleads Guilty to Federal Bank Robbery Charges

Pennsylvania News: Pittsburgh Man, Gregory Magee Sentenced to 7+ Years’ Imprisonment for 2016 Bank Robbery Spree across Southwestern PA

PITTSBURGH, Pa. – A resident of Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania, has been sentenced in federal court to a term of imprisonment of seven years and three months, to be followed by five years of supervised release, on his conviction of bank robbery and armed bank robbery, United States Attorney Scott W. Brady announced today. United States District … Continue reading Pennsylvania News: Pittsburgh Man, Gregory Magee Sentenced to 7+ Years’ Imprisonment for 2016 Bank Robbery Spree across Southwestern PA

Pennsylvania News: Washington County Man, Gary White Sentenced to Prison for Armed Bank Robbery

PITTSBURGH, Pa. – A former resident of Washington County, Pennsylvania, has been sentenced in federal court to a term of imprisonment of three years and five months, to be followed by three years of supervised release, on his conviction on a charge of armed bank robbery, United States Attorney Scott W. Brady announced today. Chief … Continue reading Pennsylvania News: Washington County Man, Gary White Sentenced to Prison for Armed Bank Robbery

Louisiana News: New Orleans Man, JONATHAN BAHAM Pleads Guilty to Bank Robbery Conspiracy

NEW ORLEANS. La. – U.S. Attorney Peter G. Strasser announced Friday, November 16, 2018 that JONATHAN BAHAM, age 25, of New Orleans, Louisiana, pleaded guilty as charged to conspiring to commit bank robbery with a firearm of the Whitney Bank on South Carrollton Avenue in New Orleans, Louisiana on September 27, 2017, in violation of … Continue reading Louisiana News: New Orleans Man, JONATHAN BAHAM Pleads Guilty to Bank Robbery Conspiracy

Louisiana News: New Orleans Man, TROYNELL COOKS Charged in Federal Court for Bank Robbery

NEW ORLEANS, La. – U.S. Attorney Peter G. Strasser announced yesterday that a federal grand jury returned an indictment against defendant TROYNELL COOKS, age 39, of New Orleans, for bank robbery, in violation of Title 18, United States Code, Section 2113(a). The federal indictment alleges that TROYNELL COOKS entered the Hancock Bank at 2421 St. … Continue reading Louisiana News: New Orleans Man, TROYNELL COOKS Charged in Federal Court for Bank Robbery

Ohio News: South Euclid man, Clark indicted for brandishing a firearm during Painesville bank robbery

South Euclid, Ohio – A South Euclid man was indicted for using a firearm to rob a bank in Painesville. Clark brandished a firearm on Aug. 13 when he robbed the Northwest Bank on Richmond Street, according to the indictment. This case is being prosecuted by Assistant U.S. Attorneys Margaret Kane and Robert J. Patton following … Continue reading Ohio News: South Euclid man, Clark indicted for brandishing a firearm during Painesville bank robbery

North Carolina News: Raleigh Man, JAMES ANTHONY MACALUSO Sentenced for Bank Robbery

RALEIGH, N.C. – The United States Attorney for the Eastern District of North Carolina, Robert J. Higdon, Jr., announced that, JAMES ANTHONY MACALUSO, 49, of Raleigh, was sentenced by United States District Judge James C. Dever, III for bank robbery. Judge Dever sentenced MACALUSO to 71 months’ imprisonment followed by 3 years of supervised release. … Continue reading North Carolina News: Raleigh Man, JAMES ANTHONY MACALUSO Sentenced for Bank Robbery

Colorado News: Louisville Man, Tristan Monroe Eerebout Sentenced To Federal Prison For Denver Bank Robbery

Defendant took a bus and then was caught at local movie theater DENVER, Co. – A Louisville, Colorado man was sentenced this week by U.S. District Court Judge William J. Martinez to serve 64 months in federal prison for bank robbery, U.S. Attorney Jason R. Dunn and FBI Denver Division Special Agent in Charge Dean … Continue reading Colorado News: Louisville Man, Tristan Monroe Eerebout Sentenced To Federal Prison For Denver Bank Robbery

Massachusetts News: BOSTON, Two Rhode Island Men Face Bank Robbery Charges

Defendants allegedly stole vehicle, robbed two banks, and led police on vehicle and foot chases BOSTON, Ms. – Two Rhode Island men appeared in federal court in Boston yesterday to face charges in connection with two bank robberies, one in Brockton and one in Abington, that resulted in high-speed chases. Dong Lee, 48, and Charles … Continue reading Massachusetts News: BOSTON, Two Rhode Island Men Face Bank Robbery Charges

Connecticut News: New Haven Man, VINCENT JONES Charged with Multiple Bank Robbery Offenses

Connecticut – John H. Durham, United States Attorney for the District of Connecticut, today announced that, on September 18, 2018, a federal grand jury in New Haven returned an indictment charging VINCENT JONES, 50, of New Haven with two counts of bank robbery and one count of attempted bank robbery. JONES appeared today before U.S. … Continue reading Connecticut News: New Haven Man, VINCENT JONES Charged with Multiple Bank Robbery Offenses

New Jersey News: Atlantic County Man, Matthew Burney Admits Three Bank Robberies

CAMDEN, N.J. – An Atlantic County, New Jersey, man today admitted his role in robbing the PNC Bank branch in Marlton, New Jersey, on Dec. 8, 2017, as well as two other bank robberies, U.S. Attorney Craig Carpenito announced. Matthew Burney, 44, of Brigantine, New Jersey, pleaded guilty before U.S. District Judge Joseph Rodriguez in … Continue reading New Jersey News: Atlantic County Man, Matthew Burney Admits Three Bank Robberies

New Jersey News: Cumberland County Man, Quintin L. Jones Sentenced to 100 Months in Prison for Bank Robbery

CAMDEN, N.J. – A Cumberland, County, New Jersey, man was sentenced today to 100 months in prison for robbing two banks with an accomplice, U.S. Attorney Craig Carpenito announced. Quintin L. Jones, 36, of Vineland, New Jersey, previously pleaded guilty before U.S. District Court Judge Renée Marie Bumb to an information charging him with two … Continue reading New Jersey News: Cumberland County Man, Quintin L. Jones Sentenced to 100 Months in Prison for Bank Robbery

Virginia News: Jennifer Bessette Sentenced to Prison for Armed Bank Robbery

RICHMOND, Va. – A Vermont woman was sentenced today to 7 1/2 years in prison for her role in two area bank robberies. According to court documents, in December 2017, Jennifer Bessette, 34, of Milton, and two co-conspirators planned and executed bank robberies of a BB&T Bank in Henrico and a Wells Fargo Bank in … Continue reading Virginia News: Jennifer Bessette Sentenced to Prison for Armed Bank Robbery

WEST VIRGINIA News: Jefferson County man, Ryan Stepanian admits to bank robbery

MARTINSBURG, WEST VIRGINIA –A Charles Town, West Virginia man has admitted to robbing a Charles Town bank, United States Attorney Bill Powell announced. Ryan Stepanian, age 26, pled guilty to one count of “Bank Robbery.” Stepanian admitted to taking $14,890 from the City National Bank of Charles Town, West Virginia, on January 22, 2018. Stepanian … Continue reading WEST VIRGINIA News: Jefferson County man, Ryan Stepanian admits to bank robbery

Tennessee News: Clarksville Man, Muhammed Talik Shahid Facing Bank Robbery Charges

NASHVILLE, Tenn. – August 29, 2018 – Muhammed Talik Shahid, 25, of Clarksville, Tennessee, was charged yesterday in a criminal complaint with attempting to rob the U.S. Bank in Clarksville, announced U.S. Attorney Don Cochran for the Middle District of Tennessee. According to the complaint, on August 22, 2018, a masked gunman entered the Fort … Continue reading Tennessee News: Clarksville Man, Muhammed Talik Shahid Facing Bank Robbery Charges

KANSAS News: Overland Park Man, Richard Armenta Sentenced For Bank Robbery

KANSAS CITY, KAN. – An Overland Park man was sentenced today to 37 months in federal prison for bank robbery, U.S. Attorney Stephen McAllister said. Richard Armenta, 57, Overland Park, Kan., pleaded guilty to a Nov. 24, 2017, robbery at Capital Federal Savings Bank, 9001 E. Santa Fe in Overland Park. Armenta left the bank … Continue reading KANSAS News: Overland Park Man, Richard Armenta Sentenced For Bank Robbery

Tennessee News: Nashville Man, James Orion Fox Facing Federal Charges For July Bank Robberies

Nashville, Tennessee – James Orion Fox, 49, of Nashville, Tennessee, was indicted yesterday by a federal grand jury and charged with two counts of bank robbery, announced U.S. Attorney Don Cochran for the Middle District of Tennessee. According to the indictment and court documents, on July 11, 2018, Fox entered the Fifth Third Bank on … Continue reading Tennessee News: Nashville Man, James Orion Fox Facing Federal Charges For July Bank Robberies

New York News: Queens Man, Pedro Benitez Sentenced to More than 10 Years in Prison for Armed Bank Robbery and Weapons Possession

Defendant Was the Gunman for a Crew That Robbed Four Banks in Queens and Nassau Counties Central Islip, N.Y. – Earlier today at the federal courthouse in Central Islip, United States District Judge Joanna Seybert sentenced Pedro Benitez to 130 months’ imprisonment for his role in the September 20, 2017 gunpoint robbery of the Queens … Continue reading New York News: Queens Man, Pedro Benitez Sentenced to More than 10 Years in Prison for Armed Bank Robbery and Weapons Possession

Toledo News: Toledo man, Robert Andrew Harris indicted for robbing two banks last month

Toledo – A Toledo man was indicted for robbing two banks last month. Robert Andrew Harris, 41, was indicted on two counts of bank robbery. Harris is accused of robbing the Citizens Bank on South Detroit Street in Toledo on July 9 and the Fifth Third Bank on Woodville Road in Northwood on July 11. … Continue reading Toledo News: Toledo man, Robert Andrew Harris indicted for robbing two banks last month

Connecticut News: Connecticut Bank Robber, BRYCE ALEXANDER LAISTER Sentenced to Nearly 9 Years in Prison

Connecticut – John H. Durham, United States Attorney for the District of Connecticut, announced that BRYCE ALEXANDER LAISTER, 26, formerly of Bridgeport and Stratford, was sentenced today by Senior U.S. District Judge Alfred V. Covello in Hartford to 107 months of imprisonment, followed by three years of supervised release, for robbing five Connecticut banks between … Continue reading Connecticut News: Connecticut Bank Robber, BRYCE ALEXANDER LAISTER Sentenced to Nearly 9 Years in Prison

New York News: Cheektowaga Man, Thomas Cascio Sentenced To 15 Years For Bank Robbery

CONTACT: Barbara Burns PHONE: (716) 843-5817 FAX: (716) 551-3051 BUFFALO, N.Y. — U.S. Attorney James P. Kennedy, Jr. announced today that Thomas Cascio, 52, of Cheektowaga, NY, who was convicted following a jury trial of bank robbery, was sentenced to serve 180 months in prison by U.S. District Judge Lawrence J. Vilardo. Assistant U.S. Attorney … Continue reading New York News: Cheektowaga Man, Thomas Cascio Sentenced To 15 Years For Bank Robbery

Louisiana News: Destrehan Man, DILLON DAVIS Charged In Federal Court for Bank Robbery

Kenner, Louisiana – U.S. Attorney Duane A. Evans announced that DILLON DAVIS, age 25, of Destrehan, was charged in a one-count Indictment with bank robbery in violation of Title 18, United States Code, Section 2113(a). The federal indictment alleges that DILLON DAVIS entered the Chase Bank located at 3540 Williams Boulevard, in Kenner, Louisiana, and … Continue reading Louisiana News: Destrehan Man, DILLON DAVIS Charged In Federal Court for Bank Robbery