Police: Man arrested after holding up bank in Bridgeport

One man is in police custody after allegedly holding up a People's Bank. Police say 42-year-old Isaac Eagles handed the teller a note claiming he

Police say 42-year-old Isaac Eagles handed the teller a note claiming he had a gun yesterday at the People's Bank on Park Avenue.

Police say 42-year-old Isaac Eagles handed the teller a note claiming he had a gun yesterday at the People's Bank on Park Avenue. (8/26/16)

BRIDGEPORT - One man is in police custody after allegedly holding up a People's Bank.

Police say 42-year-old Isaac Eagles handed the teller a note claiming he had a gun yesterday at the People's Bank on Park Avenue.

Investigators say they later found Eagles on Newfield Avenue, where he allegedly assaulted an officer while being taken into custody.

Police say they recovered a bag of money taken from the bank.

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