Would-be Tucson bank robber arrested

2013-02-27T13:00:00Z 2013-02-27T14:52:17Z Would-be Tucson bank robber arrestedKimberly Matas Arizona Daily Star Arizona Daily Star
February 27, 2013 1:00 pm  • 

A man who tried to rob a north side bank last week has been arrested, Tucson police said.

Jeffrey Boggs, 28, was arrested at his home Monday and booked into the Pima County jail for attempted armed robbery, Sgt. Chris Widmer, spokesman for the Tucson Police Department, said in a press release.

Boggs is suspected of trying to rob the Wells Fargo Bank, 1260 W. Prince Road at North Flowing Wells Road, on the morning of Feb. 20.

When the teller, who was protected by a bullet-proof window, announced that the bank was being robbed, the suspect fled, Widmer said.

Copyright 2014 Arizona Daily Star. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.

About this blog

The Star's public safety reporters comb through police reports, and tell you what you've missed.

Police Beat updates

Most Popular

Featured businesses

View more...