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Richmond man arrested in armed bank robbery in Chesterfield

Posted at 1:17 PM, Aug 14, 2019
and last updated 2019-08-14 13:17:56-04

CHESTERFIELD COUNTY, Va. – A Richmond man was arrested after police said he robbed a Chesterfield bank in May.

Okello T. Chatrie, 24, was arrested Tuesday, August 13, in connection to the Call Federal Credit Union bank robbery on May 20, 2019.

Police said Chatrie entered the bank, located at 10501 Hull Street Road, displayed a firearm to the teller, and demanded money. After the teller conceded to the demands, police said Chatrie ran towards Journey Church.

No one was injured during the incident.

Chesterfield Police, in collaboration with the FBI Violent Crime Task Force, arrested Chatrie on Tuesday. He was charged with use of a firearm in the commission of a felony, two counts of robbery and six counts of abduction and kidnapping.

Chatrie was booked in Chesterfield County Jail without bond.