For a second time this week, New Westminster police have arrested a bank robber.
The New Westminster Police Department (NWPD) stated in a news release that at 12:35 p.m. on December 5, police responded to a report about a robbery at a financial institution in the 600 block of 6th Street in New Westminster.
A male suspect had allegedly entered the bank and demanded money before he fled from the premises.
No one was injured in the incident.
Police later identified and arrested 40-year-old Leonard Norgren without incident and he has been charged with robbery.
The day before (December 4), police arrested Dennis Stjepanovic for robbing a bank, in the 400 block of 6th Street in New Westminster, with an imitation firearm.