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Two banks robbed in one hour

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Published April 13, 2011 in The Boston Globe MetroDesk Blog

Police are investigating two bank robberies that occurred within an hour of each other this afternoon, one in Brookline and the other a little more than a mile away in Boston.

At 2:40 p.m. the Brookline Bank at 1016 Beacon St. in Brookline was robbed, said Brookline Police Lieutenant Philip Harrington in a statement.

The suspect, a white male about 5-foot-5 with a heavy build, was wearing a yellow long-sleeved shirt with two stripes across it. He was last seen traveling inbound on Beacon Street at the intersection with St. Mary’s Street, police said.

At around 3:35 p.m. a Bank of America branch at 1237 Commonwealth Ave. in Boston’s Brighton section was robbed by a white male about 5-foot-10.

The suspect was wearing a grey fleece jacket and white hat. The Boston bank is about a mile and a quarter from the Brookline bank.

No further information was immediately available.

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Written by jdunccc

April 13, 2011 at 9:50 am

Posted in MetroDesk Blog, The Boston Globe

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