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Two men arrested in connection with Kitchener bank robbery

It happened at a CIBC branch last Wednesday
Leah Johansen/KitchenerToday

Two Kitchener men have been arrested in connection with a bank robbery in the city last week.

The arrests were made on Friday, after police executed a warrant at a motel in Kitchener. 

The accused, who are 27 and 35, have both been charged with robbery with a firearm.

Both are being held for a bail hearing and no names have been released.

The CIBC branch at King Street East and Queen Street South was held up the afternoon of April 10.

Police said a man, armed with a handgun, entered the bank.

He later fled on foot with an undisclosed amount of cash.

Detectives are still looking for more information about the robbery. You are asked to call police at 519-570-9777 or Crime Stoppers at 1-800-222-8477.


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