Law enforcement arrested a man accused of robbing a bank in Morristown, NJ.
The suspect is a 30-year-old resident of New Jersey. According to Morris County prosecutors, the suspect walked into the TD Bank located on South Street in Morristown a short time before 10:00 a.m., approached a bank employee, and ordered the teller to hand over cash.
The suspect allegedly threatened to use a handgun to shoot the bank worker unless the worker gave him the money.
After getting an undisclosed amount of money, the suspect reportedly ran out of the bank building and tried to flee the area on foot.
The Morristown Police Department got a call about the robbery and dispatched police officers to the scene. It wasn’t long before Morristown NJ cops located the suspect and arrested him.
Now the suspect has been charged with numerous crimes, including robbery, theft of movable property, and resisting arrest. It is also possible that the Morristown bank robbery suspect could face additional criminal charges for weapons offenses.
After being placed under arrest and processed, the suspect was remanded to the Morris County Jail in Morristown, New Jersey.
For more information about this case, read the NJ.com article, “Morristown Bank Robbery Suspect Arrested.”