Man arrested in connection to Virginia Beach bank robbery

Virginia Beach

Photo Courtesy – Virginia Beach Police

VIRGINIA BEACH, Va. (WAVY) – A Fulton Bank was robbed early Saturday morning in Virginia Beach according to police. Shortly after, a suspect was arrested.

Authorities reportedly got a call for a hold up alarm from the Fulton Bank located at 1616 Laskin Road in Virginia Beach at around 10:40 Saturday morning.

When police got there, bank employees confirmed that a robbery did happen.

Employees claim that a man, described as Caucasian, between 20 to 30-years-old, tall and approximately 170-pounds, entered the bank and handed a note to the teller demanding money.

The suspect fled on foot in an unknown direction. Officials have not clarified whether the suspect was able to get away with money or not.

Around 2:40 Saturday afternoon, police say a suspect has been captured in connection to the robbery.

37-year-old Daniel Jacob Holzhaeuser was arrested an charged wit robbery and money laundering in connection to the incident.

Anyone with information is asked to call the Crime Line at 1-888-LOCK-U-UP or submit a tip online.

This is an ongoing investigation at the moment. Stay updated on WAVY.com

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