Little Falls NJ Man Pleads Guilty to Robbing Hawthorne Bank

Hawthorne NJ Robbery AttorneysA Little Falls NJ man recently pleaded guilty to robbing a bank located in Hawthorne, New Jersey.

The suspect is a 45-year-old resident of Little Falls, New Jersey. He allegedly committed the theft crime on February 17, 2016 at a TD Bank in Hawthorne NJ.

According to law enforcement officials, the suspect entered the bank, approached a bank teller, and handed the teller a note that demanded money.

The suspect reportedly got away with $1,360 in cash before exiting the building and fleeing the scene in a motor vehicle with Pennsylvania license plates.

Police officers were called to the scene to investigate and later located the suspect s getaway car. The driver of the getaway vehicle was a different man who eventually admitted his role in the bank robbery.

Meanwhile, the main suspect faced federal criminal charges for bank robbery. Since the suspect did not use a weapon during the robbery, however, he was not charged with any weapons offenses.

The suspect avoided trial in the theft case by reaching a plea deal with federal prosecutors. The suspect recently pleaded guilty to a single count of bank robbery.

When the suspect appears in US District Court in Newark NJ for a formal sentencing hearing in September 2017, the federal judge could potentially sentence him to a term of incarceration of 20 years and impose a fine of up to $250,000.

For more information about this case, read the article, “Caught by Cellphone Records, N.J. Man Admits $1.3 Bank Robbery.”