State police make arrest in Mansfield bank robbery

Mervin Bundy

MANSFIELD, Conn. (WTNH) — Connecticut State Police say they have made an arrest in the afternoon robbery of a TD Bank in Mansfield.

Thursday morning, a little more than twelve hours at after a robbery at the TD Bank on Storrs Street, Connecticut State Police confirmed they had identified the suspect as 42-year-old Mervin Bundy.

Related: Connecticut State Police ask for help identifying bank robber in Mansfield

Police say Bundy was hospitalized for being under the influence of alcohol and/or drugs at the time of his arrest.  He also had narcotics in his possession. Bundy was to be transported and processed following his release.

Bundy was charged on drug and unrelated motor vehicle offenses, and charges for the bank robbery are pending a still-active investigation.

Troopers say the robbery occurred at at 4:37 p.m. on Wednesday. The suspect was reported to have fled the scene in a light color, smaller sized pick-up truck in an unknown direction.

Anyone with any information is asked to contact Connecticut State Police at (860) 896-3233.

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