Police nab 40-year-old male suspect in second bank robbery in New Westminster this week

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      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.