February 18, 2018

Accused bank robber nabbed after returning to the scene

A need for reassurance and approval was the ultimate downfall for a man now accused of robbing a Victoria bank. Police say he approached a teller at a downtown Scotiabank branch and, after conducting a transaction, mumbled something to her.  Spokesman Bowen Osoko says the man then said he had just tried to rob her, and asked if he could … [Read more...]

Police hunting busy bank robber

Surrey Mounties are looking for a prolific criminal responsible for several bank robberies across Metro Vancouver. They say Robert John Paton is wanted on four outstanding warrants out of Vancouver, and is suspected in several robberies in Surrey, Langley and Burnaby. Police say they are concerned about what they call his 'level of desperation', … [Read more...]

Police hunting for grocery store robber

Police from four Metro Vancouver cities are looking for a man who has been robbing stores at gun point. Detective Constable Joe Danieli with Vancouver Police says the suspect has hit eight retailers since March. Danieli says the man, believed to be in his 60's, usually strikes on weekends during the dinner hour. He says his M-O has been to approach … [Read more...]

Prolific Vancouver bank robber gets 12 years

Authorities say that Kuch robbed a Chase Bank inside a Fred Meyer on September 2009 in Beaverton, Ore., by handing a note saying he had explosives. He left the bank with more than $ 8,000. Police ... Vancouver News latest RSS headlines - Big News Network.com … [Read more...]