Man charged in Philadelphia Santander bank robbery

PHILADELPHIA (WPVI) -- Philadelphia police say they've caught the man who robbed a Santander Bank branch.

Police say 32-year-old Gerald Riley walked into the bank on Torresdale Avenue Wednesday afternoon.

He allegedly handed the teller a note, said he had a gun and demanded money.

The FBI's Violent Crimes Task Force says it was able to identify him quickly, thanks to tips from the public.
Copyright © 2021 WPVI-TV. All Rights Reserved.