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Bank in Riegelsville robbed Monday; suspect caught on site

Published On: Dec 24 2013 08:17:26 AM EST   Updated On: Sep 24 2013 08:28:49 AM EDT
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State police are investigating a bank robbery that occurred Monday afternoon at the First Savings Bank, 1315 Easton Road in Riegelsville, northern Bucks County.

Police said a man entered the bank around 1:15 p.m. and handed the teller a note demanding money.

After taking money from the teller, he tried to flee but was taken into custody on scene by state troopers.


The alleged robber was identified as 63-year-old Anthony Gambale of Lumberton, Burlington County, N.J.

No one was injured during the incident.

Gambale was charged with robbery, theft and other related charges.

He was taken to Bucks County Correctional Facility.