Man arrested for multiple Philadelphia bank robberies

Police announced Tuesday the arrest of a 32-year-old man in connection with three bank robberies in Philadelphia.
December 24, 2013 2:52:01 PM PST
Police announced Tuesday the arrest of a 32-year-old man in connection with three bank robberies in Philadelphia.

William Edwards of E. Wingohocking Street has been charged with multiple robberies and related offenses.

The robberies occurred at the PNC Bank at 1801 Market Street on December 2, Citizens Bank at 7327 Frankford Avenue on December 9, and Susquehanna Bank at 1845 Walnut Street on December 13.

Surveillance photos were obtained from all three robberies.

As a result, on December 3, police received numerous tips identifying Edwards as the suspect in the PNC Bank robbery.

Police arrested Edwards at his home on December 17th.