Advertisement

Man indicted in January bank robbery

Published: Jun. 9, 2016 at 10:42 PM CDT
Email This Link
Share on Pinterest
Share on LinkedIn

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.

Copyright 2016 WVUE. All rights reserved.