For Immediate Release
Location: 1130 E State Blvd 3 Rivers Federal Credit Union
Time: 9:12 am
Arrested: Paul Carter M/B DOB 07-15-1975
Arrested: Roland Ellington M/B DOB 01-21-63
Charges: Federal hold for Bank Robbery
Officers responded to a bank robbery at 1130 E State Blvd. When they arrived they were told a male had entered the bank and demanded money. There was no weapon displayed. They were given cash and they left prior to officers arriving on scene. No one at the bank was injured.
A description of a possible vehicle was given and officers were able to locate that vehicle on the SE side of Fort Wayne. A vehicle pursuit began, then two separate foot pursuits with the suspects following the vehicle pursuit. Those pursuits ended in the apprehension of two suspects in the area of 2900 Plaza Dr. They were taken into custody without incident.
The two men will be charged federally for Bank Robbery. They will be arraigned in Federal Court.
Sgt Sofia Rosales-Scatena
Public Information Officer
Fort Wayne Police Department