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Suspect Charged in Salisbury Bank Robbery

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SALISBURY, Md.- Police have arrested a suspect accused of robbing the PNC Bank branch at 1512 S. Salisbury Blvd. in Salisbury. 

James Ryan Burke, 27, of Salisbury, is charged with robbery and theft: $1,000 to under $10,000.

Deputies Wicomico Bureau of Investigation said that shortly before 11 a.m. Saturday, Burke entered the bank and presented the teller with a note demanding money. Burke then fled the bank with an undisclosed amount of cash, according to investigators. 

Wicomico County sheriff's deputies originally responded to the scene, and later contacted the WBI, which continued the investigation. Police said the investigation led to Burke being identified as the suspect, who was later located and taken into custody.

Following his arrest on the aforementioned charges, Burke was ordered held in the Wicomico County Detention Center on $100,000 bond.

Anyone with additional information about this incident is asked to contact the WBI at (410) 548-4898 or Crime Solvers at (410) 548-1776.

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