[UPDATE] Bank Robbery on Apalachee Pkwy, Capital City Bank

UPDATE 1.6.2011 by Julie Montanaro

Tallahassee Police say 39 year old Joseph Dellagatto of Carrabelle has now been charged with robbery.

Police say they found the suspect's silver Camaro parked not far from the bank.

TPD Spokeswoman Susan Newhouse says an anonymous tip led them to Dellagatto, who was stopped in a yellow cab on South Monroe Street within an hour of the robbery.

Newhouse says a woman escorted from the bank and taken in for questioning was not involved in any way and not charged with any crime.

The full TPD release is attached above.

[UPDATE] 1-6 Noon -- by Julie Montanaro

A robber held up a Tallahassee bank this morning, but his run from the law didn't last long.

The robber chose a very busy branch on the corner of the Parkway and Blair Stone Road.

Police say he came in an 9:45AM. He did not flash a weapon, but asked for money and got it. Witnesses told police the robber was a white man in a black jacket with his hair pulled back in a ponytail. Police say he got into a new silver Camaro and took off.

We are not sure how police put the pieces together, but they caught him near the corner of Gaile Avenue and South Monroe Street about an hour later.

A woman inside the bank was also taken to police headquarters for questioning.

Stay with WCTV for more details.


[UPDATE] 1-6 10:35AM --

Police have caught the bank robbery suspect. The suspect was caught at the intersection of Gaile Avenue and South Monroe. We will have more details shortly.


[UPDATE] 1-6 10:35AM --

The robbery took place at the Capital City Bank located at 1801 Apalachee Parkway around 9:45AM, states Officer Susan Newhouse with the Tallahassee Police Department.

The suspect is described as a white male, around 40-years-old, with long black hair in a ponytail.

The suspect came into the bank and demanded cash. The suspect fled with an undisclosed amount of money. The suspect was last seen heading eastbound on Apalachee Parkway in a 2010 silver Camaro.

No one was hurt.

Police are still searching for the suspect.

Stay with WCTV for details.


Bank Robbery on Apalachee Pkwy. The robbery took place at the Capital City Bank located at 1801 Apalachee Parkway around 9:45AM. The area is currently not blocked off, but the bank is closed. The Tallahassee Police Department is currently searching for the suspect. No other details are available at this time.

WCTV has a news team on scene.

Stay with WCTV for details.

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