May 4, 2018
Frederick Police Arrest Serial Bank Robber
MD – On 05/04/18 at approximately 0630 hours, members of the Frederick Police
Department’s Criminal Investigations Division received information that an
individual was possibly headed to the area of Frederick to commit a bank
robbery. This individual was identified
as Gary Barnett (details below).
the Frederick Police Department, the FBI, and other allied agencies and Federal
partners took up points of observation in and around banks we believed to be
targets in the Frederick area.
0916 hours, Mr. Barnett approached a bank on West Patrick Street and was taken
into custody without incident. Investigators
interviewed Mr. Barnett, and he admitted to be in the process of attempting a
robbery on today’s date, as well as several previous bank robberies within
Maryland, to include the PNC Bank Robbery on West Patrick Street on 3/16/18.
Frederick Police Department would like to thank the allied agencies and Federal
partners for their assistance. The
Frederick Police Department is asking anyone with additional information
regarding this incident to contact the Police via the below tip lines. Callers
wishing to remain anonymous can contact the Department by phone 301-600-TIPS
(8477), text at 240-674-TIPS (8477), or email email@example.com.
Type: Bank Robbery
D/Sgt. Andrew Alcorn-240-674-2612
Information Contact: Lt. Kirk Henneberry-301-600-6217