Man Indicted on Bank Robbery Charges

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PITTSBURGH, PA — A former resident of Braddock, PA, was indicted by a federal grand jury on Wednesday in Pittsburgh on charges of bank robbery, announced United States Attorney Eric G. Olshan.

The two-count Indictment named Dwayne Harvey, 55, formerly of Braddock, PA, as the sole defendant.

According to the Indictment presented to the court, on or about July 28, 2023, Harvey robbed a branch of Huntington Bank in North Versailles, PA of over $4,000; and on or about August 8, 2023, Harvey robbed a branch of Citizens Bank in Pittsburgh, PA of over $3,000.

The law provides for a maximum sentence of not more than 20 years in prison, a fine not to exceed $250,000, a term of supervised release of not more than 3 years or a combination thereof. Under the Federal Sentencing Guidelines, the actual sentence imposed would be based upon the seriousness of the offenses and the prior criminal history, if any, of the defendant.

Assistant United States Attorney Benjamin C. Dobkin is prosecuting this case on behalf of the United States.

The Federal Bureau of Investigation, the Pittsburgh Bureau of Police, and the North Versailles Police Department conducted the investigation leading to the Indictment in this case.

An indictment is an accusation. A defendant is presumed innocent unless and until proven guilty.

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