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Search For Bank Robber Continues

September 15th, 2011 by WCBC Radio

Allegany County States Attorney Michael Twigg tells WCBC News that while it is a concern, it is not at all unusual for a bank robber to take a regional approach in committing crimes. Twigg was referring to the latest in a series of bank robberies to occur in the area. Police are continuing to look for the man who robbed an M&T Bank at gunpoint Tuesday morning. It was just after 10:30 a.m. Tuesday when he walked into the bank on Industrial Boulevard with a handgun and demanded money. He then fled on foot with an undisclosed amount of cash. The suspect is believed to have also robbed the same bank back in March; the Susquehanna Bank on Industrial Boulevard back in June and the First Commonwealth Bank on William Penn Highway in Osterburg, Pennsylvania, back in December. Twigg said indications are that the suspect is not a local person…

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