Bank Robbery Can Cost You… Even with a Toy Gun
Robbing banks like kidnapping, is a federal crime, and it doesn’t matter if you use a toy gun. This story takes place in Royal Oak, a city near Detroit.
A 62-year-old Ypsilanti man allegedly used a toy handgun to rob the PNC Ban, 1710 E. 12 Mile Road, Tuesday morning, police said.
The suspect entered the bank about 9:45 a.m., approached a teller, brndished the gun and demanded the money.
A customer inside the bank confronted the suspect and attempted to subdue him, police said, but the suspect broke free and fled to a vehicle he had parked several blocks away.
Several witnesses …read more