Nashua man charged with bank robbery

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NASHUA — A New Hampshire man faces charges in connection with a bank robbery that occurred Monday morning, Newport Police Chief Travis Bingham said.

Barry English, 38, of Nashua, N.H., was arrested and charged with robbery and assault.

At 9:42 a.m. Monday, Newport Police responded to Passumpsic Savings Bank, 1 Gardner St., for a reported robbery.

Bank staff told officers a suspect passed a note to a teller demanding large bills and verbally threatened staff with a firearm, though no weapon was shown.

The suspect left with an undisclosed amount of cash in a black BMW sedan with New Hampshire plates.

English was identified as a suspect following an investigation, and a regional alert was issued.

New Hampshire State Police located the suspect’s vehicle on Interstate 93 Monday afternoon.

After a pursuit, English was stopped and arrested in Plymouth, N.H.

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