despp: State Police Make Arrest in Bank Robberies
2013





{Connecticut State Police Patch}  
STATE OF CONNECTICUT
Department of Emergency Services &
Public Protection
Connecticut State Police
Public Information Office
1111 Country Club Road
Middletown, Connecticut 06457
 
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Reuben Bradford
Commissioner
Colonel Danny R. Stebbins
Deputy Commissioner
Division of State Police
FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE
 
 

                 STATE POLICE MAKE ARREST IN BANK ROBBERIES    

On 6/27/13, approximately 11:15 a.m., Connecticut State Police Major Crime Detectives executed three bank robbery arrest warrants on ACCUSED Kenneth Buckingham, DOB: 01/11/63, as he was appearing at Middletown Superior Court on a habeas from the Corrigan Correctional Center.

ACCUSED Buckingham was charged with robbing the following banks in the State Police Troop F geographical area: Liberty Bank in Haddam on 03/01/13, TD Bank in Durham on 04/16/13, and the First Niagara Bank in Westbrook on 05/20/13.

During the course of these criminal investigations, State Police Detectives executed several search and seizure warrants on hotel room and vehicles.  State Police Detectives worked in conjunction with personnel from Troop F, EDMC, Probation, FBI, and various local police departments during the course of these robberies.

ACCUSED Buckingham was charged with three (3) counts of Robbery in the First Degree, three (3) counts of Larceny in the Third Degree, and three (3) counts of Threatening in the Second Degree.

Accused Buckingham will be held on a total of four hundred and fifty thousand dollars ($450,000) worth of court set bonds. In addition, State Police Detectives anticipate filing additional charges in relation to an additional bank robbery of the Chelsea Groton Bank in Salem on 01/17/13.

 

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Lt. J. Paul Vance

 


 




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