Man indicted in January bank robbery

Man indicted in January bank robbery

NEW ORLEANS, LA (WVUE) - A federal grand jury indicted Gregory Chisolm, 52, of New Orleans in the robbery of the Whitney Bank branch at 228 St. Charles Avenue on January 4.

According to the NOPD at the time of the robbery, a man walked up to the teller and handed her a note demanding money and implying he had an explosive device.  Once the teller complied, the suspect took off with an undetermined amount of cash and left the package on the counter.

The NOPD Bomb Squad along with the FBI determined the package was not an explosive device.

If convicted, Chisolm faces a maximum sentence of 25 years in prison.

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