Man in custody following Stratford bank robbery

Police say the man walked into the Chase Bank on Barnum Avenue and demanded money.

Police say the man walked into the Chase Bank on Barnum Avenue and demanded money. (7/13/16)

STRATFORD - Stratford police say one man is in custody following a bank robbery this afternoon.

Police say the man walked into the Chase Bank on Barnum Avenue and demanded money.

They say he threatened that he had a gun but did not show one.

Police say they tracked the suspect down a short time later at the town's train station.

Officers say he may be wanted by other departments on bank robbery charges as well

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