ALEXANDRIA POLICE DEPARTMENT
MEDIA SERVICES UNIT
2003 MILL ROAD
ALEXANDRIA , VIRGINIA 22314-4658
APRIL 29, 2008 #08-017
11:30 P.M. HILDEBRANDT
UPDATE: Suspect Arrested
Alexandria detectives charged Shane Scruggs, 41, of no fixed address, with Attempted Robbery in connection with the robbery of a Sun Trust Bank on April 9. He is being held at the Alexandria Detention Center.
Alexandria Police Investigate Attempted Robbery at Sun Trust Bank
The Alexandria Police Department is investigating a robbery that occurred today at the Sun Trust Bank at 1650 King Street in Alexandria. There were no injuries.
At approximately 9:20 A.M., one suspect entered the bank and approached the teller. He passed the teller a note announcing the robbery, but fled before the teller could comply. The suspect left from the bank on foot without obtaining any money.
The suspect is described as a black male, 30 to 40 years-old, 5’9”-5’11”, wearing a dark blue hooded jacket, knee-length jean shorts, and a bright red ball cap.
Anyone with information about this incident is asked to call the Criminal Investigations Section of the Alexandria Police Department at 703.838.4711.