A retired Dayton police officer faces aggravated robbery charges in a Cambridge bank robbery and bomb threat incident.
Guernsey County Prosecutor Dan Padden says 48-year-old David Hirst of Dayton entered the US Bank on Wheeling Avenue, Thursday afternoon, handed the clerk a note demanding money and then fled with an undisclosed amount. He was confronted by Officer Dan Milburn who was located at the back door of the bank.
The quiet village of Junction City in Perry County woke up to a buzz this morning as news of the wig-wearing bank robber quickly spread.
According to FBI Special Agent Harry Trombiatas, it all began shortly before 10 o'clock Thursday morning at First National Bank of McConnelsville. A man wearing a long, black wig slipped a note to the teller demanding money. Without argument she handed over the cash.
"It's a very peaceful town, when something happens here, it...
The FBI is releasing more details from a Thursday morning bank robbery in Junction City. Special Agenct Harry Trombitas says just before 10:00 am a man wearing a long, black wig entered the First National Bank at 107 West Main Street and handed the teller a note stating he was robbing the bank and wanted money. Trombitas says although no weapon was seen, the robber put his hand to his waist as though he had a gun. The teller gave the bandit cash and the robber fled on foot. The suspect is...
There’s been a bank robbery in Junction City. The Perry County Sheriff’s Office is investigating the incident that happened at the First National Bank on Main Street. Whiz News is reporting that a suspect is holed up in an apartment building on West Walnut Street, which is surrounded by authorities. The Lancaster Post of the Highway Patrol is assisting the Sheriff’s Office in the investigation.
A McConnelsville man pleads not-guilty Wednesday to charges related to a May bank robbery.
36-year-old Robert Hill appeared before Judge Mark Fleegle in Muskingum County Common Pleas Court. He pled not-guilty to robbery, theft and possession of criminal tools.
Hill was arrested on May 23 after Muskingum County Sheriff Matt Lutz says he robbed the Citizen's National Bank in Duncan Falls. He is also wanted in connection with an October 2010 bank robbery in Cambridge.
Muskingum County Sheriff Matt Lutz says his deputies have a suspect in custody in connection with a Monday morning bank robbery in Duncan Falls. Sheriff Lutz says he cannot release any other details about the suspect other than he is in custody. The armed robbery happened at the Citizen's National Bank at 401 Main Street at 10:05 Monday morning. At the time the Sheriff described the suspect as having a dark complextion - maybe of Mexican decent. He fled the bank...
Muskingum County Sheriff Matt Lutz says a bank was robbed in Duncan Falls. It happened just after 10:00 Monday morning at the Citizens National Bank at 401 Main Street. Sheriff Lutz says he is on the scene of the incident and has started an investigation. No other details have been released.