Friday, May 29, 2020

Update: Arrest made after Dresden bank robbery

Chatham-Kent Police Service officials allege: On February 26th, 2019 a 29-year-old Chatham man attended a financial institution in the town of Dresden.

The man took steps to obscure his identity and issued a note to a teller. The note indicated that the man intended to commit robbery and demanded money.

Approximately $2,700 was handed to the suspect and he fled the area.

Police were provided with surveillance from the incident and were able to identify a suspect.

The suspect was located by members of the Chatham-Kent Police on March 7 and taken into custody without incident.

The man is being charged with robbery, three counts of theft under $5,000, three counts of possession of stolen property under $5,000, fail to attend court and fail to comply with recognizance.

The man was remanded into custody pending his next bail hearing.

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