Tip from ‘concerned citizen’ leads police to arrest 73-year-old suspected bank robber

Posted at 3:59 PM, Jun 26, 2015
and last updated 2015-06-26 15:59:08-04

COLONIAL HEIGHTS, Va. — Colonial Heights Police apprehended a man wanted for the Thursday morning bank robbery at the Virginia Commonwealth Bank on the 3200 block of the Boulevard. Police took 73-year-old Thomas Leath into custody at his home on Jeff Davis Highway in Chesterfield County without incident, police said.

Police made the arrest after a tip from a concerned citizen. Leath is being held at the Riverside Regional Jail without bond.

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