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Subject: Press Release-Bank Robbery
Incident Type: Bank Robbery
Incident Date/Time 4/20/2017 12:00:00 PM
Expire Date/Time 5/31/2017 12:00:00 PM
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Update 4/21/2017:
Early this morning, detectives arrested Kevin Potts, DOB 5/17/74, at his residence in Palmetto.  Potts was charged with Armed Robbery in connection with the robbery of a Wells Fargo bank on 4/20/17.  He was transported to the hospital for treatment from a suspected drug overdose.  Shortly after the bank robbery, detectives developed Potts as a suspect.  Deputies responded to his last known address in Palmetto where he was located and eventually arrested.
Thank you for all your help!

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At approximately 1:30 this afternoon, deputies responded to a bank robbery at Wells Fargo Bank located at 404 53rd Ave. W., Bradenton.

According to witnesses, the suspect handed a note to a teller demanding money.  The suspect took an undisclosed amount of cash and left the bank. The suspect implied he was armed.  

The suspect is described as a white male, 5’10”, 150 pounds, age 30’s to 40’s and was wearing a red and black hat with the number 14 on the front, gray long sleeve shirt and black pants.

 

Anyone with information on the suspect is asked to call the MCSO at 941-747-3011 or Crime Stoppers at 866-634-TIPS.   

 

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</font> approximately 1:30 this afternoon, deputies responded to a bank robbery at Wells Fargo Bank located at 404 53
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Ave. W., Bradenton.

 

According to witnesses, the suspect handed a note to a teller demanding money.  The suspect took an undisclosed amount of cash and left the bank. The suspect implied he was armed.  

 

The suspect is described as a white male, 5’10”, 150 pounds, age 30’s to 40’s and was wearing a red and black hat with the number 14 on the front, gray long sleeve shirt and black pants.

 

Anyone with information on the suspect is asked to call the MCSO at 941-747-3011 or Crime Stoppers at 866-634-TIPS.   

 

At approximately 1:30 this afternoon, deputies responded to a bank robbery at Wells Fargo Bank located at 404 53rd Ave. W., Bradenton.

According to witnesses, the suspect handed a note to a teller demanding money. The suspect took an undisclosed amount of cash and left the bank. The suspect implied he was armed.

The suspect is described as a white male, 5’10”, 150 pounds, age 30’s to 40’s and was wearing a red and black hat with the number 14 on the front, gray long sleeve shirt and black pants.

Anyone with information on the suspect is asked to call the MCSO at 941-747-3011 or Crime Stoppers at 866-634-TIPS.

At approximately 1:30 this afternoon, deputies responded to a bank robbery at Wells Fargo Bank located at 404 53rd Ave. W., Bradenton.

 

According to witnesses, the suspect handed a note to a teller demanding money.  The suspect took an undisclosed amount of cash and left the bank. The suspect implied he w

At approximately 1:30 this afternoon, deputies responded to a bank robbery at Wells Fargo Bank located at 404 53rd Ave. W., Bradenton.

 

According to witnesses, the suspect handed a note to a teller demanding money.  The suspect took an undisclosed amount of cash and left the bank. The suspect implied he was armed.  

 

The suspect is described as a white male, 5’10”, 150 pounds, age 30’s to 40’s and was wearing a red and black hat with the number 14 on the front, gray long sleeve shirt and black pants.

 

Anyone with information on the suspect is asked to call the MCSO at 941-747-3011 or Crime Stoppers at 866-634-TIPS.   

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At approximately 1:30 this afternoon, deputies responded to a bank robbery at Wells Fargo Bank located at 404 53rd Ave. W., Bradenton.

 

According to witnesses, the suspect handed a note to a teller demanding money.  The suspect took an undisclosed amount of cash and left the bank. The suspect implied he was armed.  

 

The suspect is described as a white male, 5’10”, 150 pounds, age 30’s to 40’s and was wearing a red and black hat with the number 14 on the front, gray long sleeve shirt and black pants.

 

Anyone with information on the suspect is asked to call the MCSO at 941-747-3011 or Crime Stoppers at 866-634-TIPS.   

The suspect is described as a white male, 5’10”, 150 pounds, age 30’s to 40’s and was wearing a red and black hat with the number 14 on the front, gray long sleeve shirt and black pants.

 

Anyone with information on the suspect is asked to call the MCSO at 941-747-3011 or Crime Stoppers at 866-634-TIPS.   

t approximately 1:30 this afternoon, deputies responded to a bank robbery at Wells Fargo Bank located at 404 53rd Ave. W., Bradenton.

 

According to witnesses, the suspect handed a note to a teller demanding money.  The suspect took an undisclosed amount of cash and left the bank. The suspect implied he was armed.  

 

The suspect is described as a white male, 5’10”, 150 pounds, age 30’s to 40’s and was wearing a red and black hat with the number 14 on the front, gray long sleeve shirt and black pants.

 

Anyone with information on the suspect is asked to call the MCSO at 941-747-3011 or Crime Stoppers at 866-634-TIPS.   



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