A West Haven man has been arrested as a suspect in the armed robbery of the Wells Fargo bank on Hemingway Avenue in East Haven last week.
Johnny McRae, 48, of Campbell Avenue in West Haven, was arrested Sunday by East Haven Police as one of two suspects in the case, according to Sgt. David Emerman,
McRae was charged with possession of drug paraphernalia, first-degree larceny, first-degree larceny and first-degree conspiracy to commit robbery.
Emerman reported that McRae was held on $1 million bond and arraigned in New Haven court on Monday.
The police sargent added that the investigation is ongoing.
The Connecticut Bankers Association is leading to the arrest of suspects involved in the incident
Anyone with any information regarding this incident is urged to contact the East Haven Police Department at 203-468-3820.