STATE OF CONNECTICUT
Department of Emergency Services &
Connecticut State Police
Public Information Office
1111 Country Club Road
Middletown, Connecticut 06457
|Colonel Danny R. Stebbins|
Division of State Police
|FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE|
STATE POLICE MAKE ARREST IN BANK
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.
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.
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.
J. Paul Vance