Bloomfield Police Department
Bloomfield police arrested Richard Sheets and have charged him in connection to a June 3 bank robbery.
Bloomfield police have arrested the suspect who they say robbed a bank on June 3.
Richard T. Sheets, 48, of 245 East Barber Street in Windsor, was arrested Aug. 15.
Sheets is accused of robbing the Capitol Region Federal Credit Union at Wintonbury Mall. Police said Sheets entered the bank round 10 a.m. and gave the teller a note demanding money. Sheets took an unidentified amount of money and left, police said.
At the time of his Aug. 15 arrest, Sheets was being held by the state Dept. of Corrections on charges relating to a separate bank robbery in Windsor.
Sheets is accused of robbing the Sovereign Bank on Windsor Avenue on June 10, according to police.
Bloomfield police charged Sheets with second-degree robbery and third-degree larceny. He was given a $500,000 bond and is back in the custody of the Dept. of Corrections, police said.