Updated: Police arrest Del Ray bank robbery suspect

Updated: Police arrest Del Ray bank robbery suspect
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By Alexa Epitropoulos | aepitropoulos@alextimes.com

Police have arrested a suspect who is charged with stealing an undisclosed amount of cash from Burke & Herbert’s Del Ray branch on Nov. 3.

Jerry Blake Jr., a 34-year-old Alexandria resident, has been charged with robbery and is being held without bond.

The robbery happened at 1:05 p.m. on Nov. 3 when a man entered a Burke & Herbert location at 306 E. Monroe Avenue and demanded money from a bank teller. The teller complied and the man left the scene with an undisclosed amount of cash. There were no injuries as a result of the incident.

Anyone with further information is asked to call Detective Christine Escobar at 703-746-6819.

This is a developing story. This post will be updated as more information becomes available.