Police arrest suspects connected to string of bank robberies
Edmonton police say the suspects threatened with weapons and fled scenes with undisclosed amounts of cash
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Edmonton police have arrested two suspects in connection with five bank robberies that occurred throughout the city in March and April.
Police said in a news release Thursday that the two alleged robbers were arrested on Apr. 12 and charged with 24 robbery and firearms related offences.
The suspects, 30-year-old Marvin Byrd and 37-year-old Mamahat Tiber, allegedly "threatened the use of a weapon" and fled scenes with undisclosed amounts of money, police added.
The robberies occurred at:
- Mar. 16 in the area of Rabbit Hill Road and Terwillegar Drive
- Mar. 21 in the area of 52 Street and 167 Avenue
- Mar, 28 in the area of 178 Street and 66 Avenue
- Mar. 30 in the area of 131 Street and 137 Avenue
- Apr. 12 in the area of 97 Street and 161 Avenue
Police continue to investigate.