Trooper Thwarts Bank Robbery in Manchester, Pursues Suspect to Winthrop
A man is in custody after a state trooper interrupted a bank robbery in Manchester, then pursued the suspect to Winthrop.State police spokesman Steve McCausland says Trooper Dane Wing confronted a man with a mask in the parking lot of The Bank of Maine Thursday afternoon. He says the suspect took off in an SUV and headed to Winthrop with Wing in pursuit. When the SUV hit something in the middle of downtown, the suspect jumped out and started running. We’re told local residents tackled him and he was arrested. The suspect’s name has not been released.