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Police: Newton bank robber also may have struck in Westborough, Stoughton

Posted by Ralph Ranalli August 16, 2007 02:08 PM

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NEWTON

Newton police suspect a man who robbed the Village Bank branch in Nonantum yesterday may be responsible for two other bank robberies in Westborough and Stoughton earlier this month.

The Village Bank was robbed shortly before 3 p.m. when a man police described at 6-foot tall, clean-shaven, and wearing a Red Sox baseball cap, passed a note to a teller demanding money and said he had a gun. Police said the suspect then fled with cash.

Police said they think the same man robbed Citizens Bank branches in Westborough on Aug. 5 and in Stoughton on Aug. 6. Compare suspects for yourself. Police have posted photos from each of the robberies on the links below.

Newton robbery photo
Wesborough robbery photo
Stoughton robbery photo

Anyone with information is asked to call the Newton Police Department Detective Bureau at (617)796-2104.

-- Meg Woolhouse

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