Suspect Who Threatened Bank Tellers With Nuclear Bomb Arrested In Texas | News
PRINCE GEORGE'S COUNTY, Md. (WUSA) - An Alexandria man was arrested in Texas in connection with two bank robberies in Maryland, Prince George's County Police report.
Marvin Linius Simmons, 42, was arrested on March 19 by the U.S. Marshals Service arrested in Donna, Texas, near the Texas-Mexico border. He is being held at the Hildago County Jail, awaiting extradition to Maryland.
Simmons, of the 5400 block of Calhoun Street, Alexandria, Virginia, was developed as a suspect during detectives' investigation. Simmons would pass a note threatening to set off a nuclear bomb if the teller would not give him the money. An arrest warrant was obtained for him charging him with armed robbery.
Anyone with information about this case is asked to call the Prince George's County Police Department's Robbery Unit at (301) 772-4905. Callers wishing to remain anonymous may call Crime Solvers at 1-866-411 TIPS (8477)