Bank Robbery Suspect Climbs Onto Roof to Avoid Arrest: Police

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    Norwalk Police Department
    Isaiah Gary, 32, of Norwalk, is accused of robbing the First County Bank on Westport Avenue in Norwalk earlier this month.

    Norwalk police have arrested the man accused of robbing the First County Bank earlier this month after he climbed onto a motel roof in an attempt to get away, according to police.

    Isaiah Gary, 32, of Norwalk, was taken into custody Wednesday morning after police received a tip that he was in a car behind the Norwalk Westport Motel at 344 Westport Avenue.

    He’s accused of robbing the First County Bank at 469 Westport Avenue on July 17.

    According to police, Gary climbed onto the motel roof to get away from officers but was apprehended and charged with first-degree robbery and second-degree larceny.

    Gary was held on a $200,000 bond and is due in court July 24.