Woman charged in NH bank heist

Posted June 09, 2012, at 2:29 p.m.

GORHAM, N.H. — A Gorham, N.H., woman is scheduled to be arraigned Monday on charges of robbing a Conway bank.

Police tell WMUR-TV that 36-year-old Roxanne Esty is charged with robbing the Bank of New Hampshire on May 11. Investigators said they were given information that a woman seen in surveillance pictures from the robbery was Esty.

Police obtained a search warrant and seized evidence in Esty’s home. Police say they also found evidence from a separate bank robbery in York, Maine.

Esty was being held at the Carroll County House of Correction on $50,000 bail.