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Bank Robber Nabbed Minutes After Crime, Bridgeport Police Say

People's United Bank in Bridgeport
People's United Bank in Bridgeport Photo Credit: Google Maps street view

Police grabbed an armed bank robber just minutes after the alleged crime.

The incident took place around 8:55 a.m., Wednesday, July 10, at the People's United Bank at 850 Main St., in Bridgeport, said Terron Jones, spokesman for the Bridgeport Police Department.

Police responded to the bank after an employee called 911 to report the robbery.

The suspect was apprehended a short distance away, Jones said.

No further information has been immediately released.

This is a developing story. Check back to Daily Voice for updates.

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