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Shannon DeGeorge charged in 3rd bank robbery

Published On: Feb 19 2013 01:05:50 PM CST
Updated On: Feb 19 2013 04:51:09 PM CST

A Reading man, already accused of robbing two banks, is now facing charges in a third holdup.

READING, Pa. -

A Reading man, already accused of robbing two banks, is now facing charges in a third holdup.

Shannon DeGeorge was charged Tuesday in the Feb. 8 robbery of the Citizens Bank on Lancaster Avenue in southwest Reading.

DeGeorge is already in the Berks County Jail on charges he robbed the Citizens Bank at North 9th and Spring streets in Reading on Feb. 6 and a Metro Bank in Lebanon on Feb. 11.

DeGeorge was arrested in Reading hours after the holdup in Lebanon after police received a tip from a 69 News viewer identifying him as the suspect.