Richmond man arrested for armed bank robbery


RICHMOND, Va. (WRIC) — The Richmond Police Department arrested a local man suspected of robbing Atlantic Union Bank in James City County last year.

According to James City County Police, 58-year-old James Washington of Richmond allegedly robbed the bank on John Tyler Highway last September. Police said he told the teller he had a gun and took an “undisclosed amount of money.”

The robbery took place just after noon on Sept. 17, 2020.

A warrant was put out for Washington’s arrest during March 2021.

Anyone with information is asked to call Investigator Logan English at 757-603-6033.

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