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Would-Be Bank Robber Flees Empty-Handed When Teller Hits Alarm

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ROCKVILLE, Md. (AP) — Montgomery County Police say a man who tried to rob a bank fled when he saw a teller pushing the alarm.

It happened about 3:15 p.m. Tuesday at the BB&T bank on Rockville Pike. Police say the man walked into the bank and gave a teller a note that implied he was armed and demanded money.

The suspect ran away after the teller pushed the alarm.

(Copyright 2013 by The Associated Press. All Rights Reserved.)

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