Man arrested for Newport News bank robbery

Posted at 4:41 PM, Jun 03, 2013
and last updated 2013-06-28 11:50:09-04

Update: Gerald Conway Martin, 46, was arrested June 28 at his residence and charged with two counts of robbery in connection with the Bay Port Credit Union robbery. Additional charges are pending.

Newport News, Va.- The Suntrust Bank was robbed on Hiden Blvd. in Newport News on Monday afternoon at around 4 p.m. Now police need your help to find the suspect.

Police say a man went into the bank and presented a note to the teller. No weapon was displayed. Once he got the money, the suspect left the area on foot.

They are now looking for a white male described as 5’8″ and he weights about 175-180 pounds. He has brown hair in a pony tail and was last seen wearing a white shirt, Army green shorts and bifocal glasses.

If you’ve seen him, call the Crime Line at 1-888-LOCK-U-UP.

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