Police arrest suspect in Kingsville bank robbery
Essex County OPP have released photos of a suspect wanted after the Kingsville CIBC was robbed on Jan.21, 2015. (Essex County OPP)
Essex County OPP officers have arrested a suspect after police say the Kingsville CIBC bank was robbed Wednesday morning.
The Kingsville OPP and the Essex County OPP crime unit scoured the downtown area of Kingsville and located a man and took him into custody. Police say it was a result of good police work by working together with our community.
The investigation is in the early stages.
The incident happened around 10 a.m. Police say a man entered the Kingsville bank and handed the clerk a note demanding money.
The man received an undisclosed sum and fled on foot, heading north on Division Road in Kingsville. No weapon was seen.
The suspect was described as a white male, 50 to 60 years of age and bald. He was wearing a blue winter jacket and sun glasses.
Anyone that can provide assistance in identifying the suspect is asked to contact Crime Stoppers at 1-800-222-8477 (TIPS) or Det. Const. Todd Bell at Todd.Bell@opp.ca or (519) 326-2544.