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In St. Petersburg detained a suspect in the Bank robbery

The police in hot pursuit detained a suspect in the robbery at the Bank of Vasilyevsky island in St. Petersburg, reports a press-service gumvd across Petersburg and Leningrad region.

Reportedly, the suspect in the attack was 20-year-old man who previously worked as a bartender. According to him, he needed the money because of job loss. He was detained at the place of residence in one of the houses in the 26th line of Vasilievsky Island. Kidnapped in the amount of 1 million 108 thousand roubles are withdrawn.

"Police officers in hot pursuit detained a suspect in the robbery at the Bank... Cops took only few hours to identify and arrest the robber," - said the interior Ministry.

On Tuesday, around 19.30 in the office of the Bank ran a man in a medical mask. Threatening the employee, he handed a note demanding to give him money, stole more than a million rubles and disappeared. During the attack there were no injuries.

A criminal case under article 162 of the criminal code "Robbery".