Arlington Police Investigating Armed Robbery

Arlington Police Department
Julie Flaherty, Acting Chief of Police
112 Mystic St.
Arlington, MA 02474

For Immediate Release

Wednesday, July 17, 2019

Media Contact: Kelsey Bode
Phone: 617-993-0003
Email: [email protected]

Arlington Police Investigating Armed Robbery

ARLINGTON — Acting Chief Julie Flaherty reports that the Arlington Police Department is searching for a man involved in an armed bank robbery on Wednesday morning.

Police responded to Winchester Savings Bank on Medford Street at approximately 10:20 a.m. this morning for a report of a robbery that had just taken place. Upon arrival, officers initiated an on-scene investigation and learned that a male had entered the bank, brandished a knife, demanded money from a bank teller and fled the scene with an undisclosed amount of cash.

The suspect was wearing a black jacket, blue jeans and a Red Sox hat, and is described as a white male believed to be in his 20s, approximately 5’10” tall with an average build.

No one was injured in the incident.

The Arlington Police Department is actively investigating this incident, and anyone with additional information is encouraged to contact the Arlington Police Department at 781-643-1212.