Wallingford Bank Robbery suspect quickly apprehended

On October 4th at approximately 10:40 a.m. officers responded to a bank robbery in the 1700 block of North 45th Street in Wallingford.  The suspect was gone upon the officers’ arrival.  Preliminary investigation indicates that the adult male suspect presented a note to a teller but left the bank empty handed.  No weapon was seen.  

A North Precinct patrol officer responding to the area spotted the suspect and arrested him.  The 45-year-old male suspect will be booked into the King County Jail for Investigation of Robbery.

Robbery detectives continue to actively investigate.