D.C. man charged in Md. bank robbery
Carl Coleman Purvis, Jr., 42, of the 500 block of Peabody Street NW, was charged Thursday with armed robbery and theft in connection with the robbery Thursday of a Chevy Chase Bank at 8315 Georgia Avenue, Montgomery County Police said.
Based on a description of the suspect, police took Purvis into custody as he walked on Georgia Avenue and recovered cash stolen from the bank, police said.
No one was injured in the 2:15 p.m. robbery.
--Mary Pat Flaherty
Mary Pat Flaherty
August 26, 2010; 9:22 PM ET
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