Man charged with robbing Citizens Bank in Springfield


SPRINGFIELD, Mass. (WWLP) – Springfield police have charged a man with robbing the Citizens Bank in the city’s South End on Friday.

Springfield Police Department spokesman Ryan Walsh told 22News officers had been looking for the suspect, 24-year-old Keeyo Jones, since the robbery. He was arrested Sunday night during a traffic stop in which he was a passenger in a car without an inspection sticker.

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Officers allegedly found cocaine and money covered in red dye in Jones’ possession, which Walsh said is consistent with Friday’s robbery.

Jones is scheduled to be arraigned on charges of armed robbery and possession of a Class B drug with the intent to distribute. His mugshot will be available after the arraignment.

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