bank robberies

October 21, 2019 | Ashley Peccerelli

Suspect Wanted for Two Bank Robberies in Rockville

Montgomery County Police are searching for a man believed to have robbed two Rockville banks in less than a week. On October  9 around 10:00 a.m., a man entered the Old Line Bank at 1801 Rockville Pike and passed a note announcing a robbery. The suspect demanded money and implied that he had a weapon. […]

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June 25, 2019 | Deirdre Byrne

Detectives Charge Man For Sandy Spring Bank Armed Robbery, Thanks to Tipster

Detectives from Montgomery County Police’s Major Crimes Division have arrested a man in connection with an armed robbery that occurred in Montgomery Village in June 2017. Police say information from a tipster was essential in leading to this arrest. Police say Raul G. Castro, 32, of Gaithersburg, was arrested Friday near his home in Olde […]

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July 28, 2014 | Staff Writer

Police Charge Takoma Park Man with Three Bank Robberies in Silver Spring

Detectives from the Montgomery County Police –Major Crimes Division have arrested and charged Morris Kenneth Thweatt, age 46, of Takoma Park, for the robberies of three banks in Silver Spring. According to police, the bank robbery suspect would enter the bank and pass a note to the teller stating that he had a bomb. Police […]

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June 24, 2014 | Krista Brick

Hyattsville Man Arrested, Tied to Four Bank Robberies

A Hyattsville man found hiding in a shed in Kensington Monday night is being charged in connection with four bank robberies in Montgomery County. Jose Mercedes, 45, of the 8400 block of Melissa Street in Hyattsville, is being held without bond awaiting a bond review Tuesday. Monday he was arrested and charged with four counts […]

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