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Detectives Investigate Wheaton Bank Robbery; Surveillance Photograph Released

For Immediate Release: Monday, October 9, 2017


Detectives from the Montgomery County Police Department – Major Crimes Division continue to investigate the May 8 bank robbery that occurred at a M&T Bank in Wheaton.  Today, detectives are releasing a surveillance photograph of the suspect and are asking for the public’s help in identifying him.

On May 8 at approximately 11:18 a.m., 4th District officers responded to the M&T Bank located at 12041 Georgia Avenue for the report of a bank robbery.  The investigation by detectives revealed that the suspect entered the bank and handed a note to the teller demanding money.  The suspect obtained an undisclosed amount of cash and fled from the bank.  The suspect was last seen on foot running northbound on Georgia Avenue.

Anyone with information about the suspect or this bank robbery is asked to contact the Montgomery County Police Department – Major Crimes Division at 240-773-5100.  To be eligible for a reward, tipsters may call Crime Solvers of Montgomery County toll-free at 1-866-411-TIPS (8477).  Crime Solvers will pay a cash reward of up to $10,000 for information provided to them that leads to the arrest and/or indictment of this suspect.  Tipsters will remain anonymous.

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Suspect who committed an armed robbery at a Wheaton M&T BankSuspect who committed an armed robbery at a Wheaton M&T Bank (Original Image)


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Release ID: 17-320
Media Contact: mcpnews 
Categories: bank-robbery