January 17, 2019 | Staff Writer

Police ID Man Shot, Killed in Silver Spring Bank Robbery

Detectives with the Major Crimes Division of the Montgomery County Department of Police continue to investigate the officer-involved shooting of an armed bank robbery suspect that occurred yesterday in Silver Spring. The man has been identified as Mikyas Mehary Tegegne, 31, of no fixed address. Major Crimes detectives believe that Tegegne also committed a robbery at the […]

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January 7, 2019 | Douglas Tallman

BB&T to Close Rockville Branch, Company Says

BB&T will be closing its downtown Rockville branch on April 12, a company spokesman said. “More and more, our clients are choosing to conduct their banking business digitally both here at BB&T and in the financial industry as a whole,” wrote David R. White in an email. White is BB&T’s vice president for corporate communications. […]

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May 7, 2018 | Staff Writer

Detectives Hope Public Can ID Would-Be Bank Robber

Montgomery County police have released a surveillance image from a would-be bank robbery May 3 in Colesville in hopes the public can help identify the culprit, police said. About 11:55 a.m. Thursday, May 3, a man entered the BB&T Bank at 13350 New Hampshire Ave. and displayed a note demanding money from the teller, police […]

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January 16, 2014 | Staff Writer

Attempted Bank Robbery in Rockville (Photos)

Detectives from the Montgomery County Police, Major Crimes Division, are investigating an attempted bank robbery that occurred on the afternoon of Jan. 14 in Rockville. According to police on Jan. 14 at approximately 3:16 p.m., officers responded to the BB&T bank located at 1470 Rockville Pike for a report of an attempted bank robbery that […]

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