PITTSBURGH (KDKA) — A Pittsburgh man is facing a charge of attempted bank robbery after he was indicted by a federal grand jury.
Emanuel Luna, a 54-year-old from Pittsburgh, allegedly entered the First National Bank in a wheelchair on August 13, approached the teller with a note stating he had a bomb and would detonate it if he didn’t receive at least $50,000.READ MORE: Hussey Copper Smelting Facility In Leetsdale Agrees To Pay Settlement For Environmental Violations
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After getting no money from the teller, Luna left the bank and was seen walking with a cane near 12th and Carson Street on surveillance video.MORE NEWS: Local Communities, Police Departments Celebrate National Night Out
If found guilty, Luna faces a maximum of 20 years in prison and/or a fine of $250,000 dollars.