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Man arrested after TD bank robbery in downtown Kamloops

Patrol cars are stationed behind the Kami Inn as officers search for the suspect in the TD Canada Trust robbery.
April 01, 2017 - 8:55 AM

KAMLOOPS – Yesterday evening, a downtown bank was robbed and about three hours later, police arrested a suspect.

The TD Canada Trust on Victoria Street was robbed at approximately 5:16 p.m., yesterday March 31. The suspect left on foot and RCMP responded with police dog services but did not locate the suspect right away.

At 8:30 p.m., officers found and arrested a 40-year-old Vancouver man in connection to the robbery.

He was apprehended without incident and will remain in police custody until his April 3 court date.

This isn't the first time a robber has targeted the downtown bank. On Feb. 17, 2017 a man robbed the same bank and was arrested three days later.

Patrol and officers on foot searched the streets and alleys for the suspect in the TD Canada Trust robbery.
Patrol and officers on foot searched the streets and alleys for the suspect in the TD Canada Trust robbery.

Officers search alleys in downtown Kamloops for the suspect that robbed TD Canada Trust around 5:16 p.m. on Friday, March 31, 2017.
Officers search alleys in downtown Kamloops for the suspect that robbed TD Canada Trust around 5:16 p.m. on Friday, March 31, 2017.

Officers search downtown Kamloops for the suspect that robbed TD Canada Trust around 5:16 p.m. on Friday, March 31, 2017.
Officers search downtown Kamloops for the suspect that robbed TD Canada Trust around 5:16 p.m. on Friday, March 31, 2017.

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