Franceso Pensiero, suspect in Stamford bank robbery, in custody

Police say Franceso Pensiero is a person of interest in the robbery of a First County Bank Tuesday. (12/13/13)

STAMFORD - Stamford police say a person of interest in a bank robbery is in custody.

Police arrested Franceso Pensiero of Stamford Wednesday on unrelated charges.

Police say Pensiero is a possible suspect in the robbery of the First County Bank on Hope Street on Tuesday.

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They say Pensiero put a fake gun to his head when they tried to talk to him.

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