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FBI indicts 2 from Lancaster for bank robbery

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Yesterday, the Federal Bureau of Investigation Philadelphia division, announced that 2 men from Lancaster were indicted for armed bank robbery and other charges. The indictment was filed against Kyle Costello, 27 and Matthew Hill, 29 for conspiracy to commit armed bank robbery, armed bank robbery, carrying and using a firearm during and in relation to a crime of violence. The announcement was made by United States Attorney David Memeger. (www.fbi.gov)

The indictment stated that on November 7, 2013, the accused men robbed the National Penn Bank on Lancaster Pike in Shillington, Pennsylvania at gunpoint. The indictment goes on to allege that on December 6, 2013 Hill then tried to rob the Susquehanna Bank on East Market Street in York, Pennsylvania. (http://www.fbi.gov/philadelphia/press-releases/2014/lancaster-pair-charg...)

If the defendants are found guilty, the pair could face a maximum of life in prison with a mandatory, minimum sentence of 7 years consecutive to any other sentence impose, and a fine of up to $1 million dollars.

This case was investigated by the FBI, the York City Police Department, the Cumru Township Police Department, and the Lancaster Police Department. The case is being prosecuted by Assistant United States Attorney Salvatore L. Astolfi.

he case was investigated by the FBI, York City Police Department, Cumru Township Police Department, and Lancaster City Police Department, and it is being prosecuted by Assistant United States Attorney Salvatore L. Astolfi

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