Robbery - Case No. 120599
October 22, 2012
Taunton : Mechanics Bank
White male, late 20's, 5"7", brown hair, beard entered bank and placed a nylon bag on counter and stated that it contained a bomb. Suspect ordered tellers to put cash in another gym bag he carried. Suspect exited bank leaving bag on the counter stating he would detonate bomb if he found dye pack. Package was cleared by SP bomb squad. Suspect seen leaving bank on a red bicycle.
Arrested today after a second nearly identifcal robbery in Taunton. Fled the city and located in Mansfield at the Red Roof Inn. Taken into custody without incident.
Taunton Police Department: (508) 821-1475 x 128 Investigator: Det. Tim White Case Submission No.: 120599
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