STAMFORD - A Stamford man accused of robbing a bank in the city earlier this month made his first court appearance today.

Prosecutors say Terry Barber, who was arraigned today, has a lengthy criminal record that includes several other robberies.

Barber passed a note demanding cash to the teller at the People's United Bank on Bedford Street, according to authorities. Barber allegedly got away with a small amount of cash.

Investigators say Barber was picked from a photo lineup by witnesses.

Barber allegedly told police he was off his medications at the time of the robbery.