Bank Robbery Gang Stymies Washington-Area Cops

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A gang of three to five highly organized, heavily armed bank robbers has carried out six successful jobs in the Washington, D.C., area, netting $350,000. The Washington Post reports the heists unfold in minutes as the masked assailants threaten employees and customers with assault rifles and handguns and swiftly grab bundles of cash. Although no one has been seriously injured, the robbers have assaulted at least two bank employees during their crimes. They have fired weapons in three holdups. All six took place between 10 a.m. and noon in busy areas of the District and Maryland . . .

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