Comments for: Manchester bank robber arrested after pursuit into Winthrop, police say

Posted June 28, 2012, at 2:37 p.m.

WINTHROP | A man is in custody after a Maine state trooper halted a bank robbery in progress and pursued the suspect from Manchester into Winthrop. Department of Public Safety spokesman Stephen McCausland said Trooper Dane Wing stopped the robbery at the Savings Bank of Maine on Pond Road. …

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  • Anonymous

    Right on. Nice to see the public helping the police

  • Anonymous

    I know the officer had to confront this guy but,  If he never went into the bank, what’s the charge ? 

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    • PabMainer

      Apparently the failure to wear the usual hoodie as most bank/store/pharmacy robbers do in this state…..

  • Anonymous

    He wasn’t tackled by local residents. He was tackled by a Baptist missionary from Tennessee.

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