Wednesday, January 30, 2013
Ronald J. Massey is also being charged in connection with a December robbery of the BB&T Bank on Walsingham Road.
Largo Police have arrested and charged a man in connection with a bank robbery Wednesday on Ulmerton Road. Ronald J. Massey, 30, is charged with armed robbery after authorities said he flashed a knife and made off with an undisclosed amount of cash from the Fifth Third Bank at 11281 Ulmerton Rd. on Wednesday afternoon, officials said. Massey is also being charged with strong armed robbery in connection with a Dec. 14 incident at BB&T Bank, 14141 Walsingham Rd., in Largo, according to police. A $1,000 reward had been offered for information leading to his capture. Related Coverage: Sign up for the Largo Patch newsletter to get more breaking news and our top headlines delivered to your inbox.
Largo Police say the suspect flashed a knife and took money from the Fifth Third Bank on Ulmerton Road on Wednesday afternoon.
Updated, 5:49 p.m.: Largo Police say they have already arrested and charged a suspect in Wednesday's robbery. Earlier: Largo Police are looking for a bank robbery suspect who they say flashed a knife and took money from an Ulmerton Road bank on Wednesday afternoon. Authorities say the man presented a knife and demanded money at the Fifth Third Bank, 11281 Ulmerton Rd., just before 1 p.m. Wednesday. They say he fled on foot headed west across 113th Street with an undisclosed amount of cash. The suspect is described as a black man, about 5-foot-9 with a medium build. Authorities say he had a goatee and was wearing a thin black cap, dark-colored shorts, white tennis shoes and a white, long-sleeved shirt with thin black stripes and larger …