Friday, January 11, 2013
An Arlington woman is being held on $100,000 bail.
Andrea F. Koutis, a 30-year-old Arlington woman, and Erick G. Stout, 35, of Somerville, were arraigned Friday in Cambridge District Court on charges related to Tuesday’s robbery of the East Cambridge Savings Bank in East Arlington. Koutis was charged with one count of armed robbery, Stout with one count of armed and masked robbery after an investigation late Tuesday night by the Arlington Police Department’s Criminal Investigation Bureau and the FBI’s Bank Robbery Task Force. Koutis and Stout are both being held at the Suffolk County Sheriff’s Department Jail on Nashua Street in Boston, according to an Arlington Police Department release. Koutis’ bail was set at $100,000, Stout’s at $250,000, the release states. The two are due back in …
Tuesday, January 8, 2013
Andrea Koutis and Erik Stout allegedly robbed banks in Arlington and Waltham on Tuesday afternoon.
Update 11 a.m., Wednesday, Jan. 9 After an investigation late Tuesday night by FBI, state police and local officers assigned to the bank robbery task force, detectives from Arlington and Waltham decided to charge Andrea Koutis, a 30-year-old Arlington woman, and Erik Stout, 35, of Somerville, in connection with Tuesday's bank robberies in these towns. Koutis and Stout were held overnight at the State Police Brighton Barracks on $100,000 cash bail each. The case is being handled by the Middlesex District Attorney's Office. ----- State police arrested two individuals late Tuesday afternoon who may be connected to the bank robberies in Arlington and Waltham earlier that day, according to a state police press release. Trooper Mark England …
The suspect claimed to have an automatic weapon, according to reports.
This story has been updated. ----- Update 5:05 p.m., Tuesday, Jan. 8 The robbery has been confirmed by Arlington Police Capt. Richard Flynn. He said the suspect entered the bank at about 3:45 p.m. and left with an undetermined amount of cash. Police were still working the scene at about 5 p.m., according to Flynn. He said more details, including a photo of the suspect, who was heavily covered, would be available Wednesday morning. ----- The East Cambridge Savings Bank at 105 Broadway in East Arlington was robbed at about 3:50 p.m. Tuesday, according to @alertnewengland on Twitter. The suspect claimed to have automatic weapon and fled toward Somerville, according to the report. He was wearing a black jacket and jeans. Check back with …
Friday, September 28, 2012
Surveillance footage of Thursday's robbery. Anyone with information is asked to call Arlington Police at 781-643-1212.
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Thursday, September 27, 2012
The suspect robbed the Citizens Bank in the Heights at about 9:50 a.m. Thursday and then fled on foot, according to police.
Arlington Police are asking for the public’s help in solving Thursday’s bank robbery at Citizens Bank in the Heights. Police have described the suspect (pictured) as a white male, approximately 5-foot-6. He was wearing a maroon baseball hat, dark hooded sweatshirt, dark pants and light colored sneakers during the robbery, which police responded to at about 9:52 a.m. He also disguised himself by wearing sunglasses and covering the lower portion of his face with a dark scarf, according to police. Anyone with information is asked to call Arlington Police at 781-643-1212. VIDEO: Surveillance footage of the robbery The robbery The suspect came to the bank at 1420 Massachusetts Ave. on a bicycle, which police now have. He entered the bank from …