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Cape Coral Police Make Arrest in Bank Robbery Case

(August 7, 2012)- The Cape Coral Police Department has made an arrest in the bank robbery investigation from yesterday. Detectives have arrested Jeffrey Blaine Robinson, 30 of Hollywood, FL.

On Monday August 6th Robinson entered the 5/3 Bank located at 1801 NE Pine Island Road and handed the teller a note implying that he was armed with a gun demanding cash. The teller handed Robinson an undisclosed amount of money and Robinson fled the bank.

Detectives began investigating the crime and the suspect description as well as surveillance photos were distributed to the media, and SWFL Crimestoppers. A tip was received by police stating that Robinson was the suspect.

Robinson was identified in the surveillance photos from the robbery and bank employees identified Robinson in a photo line-up as the robbery suspect.

Earlier this afternoon, Cape Coral Police Detectives located Robinson in Fort Myers. He was arrested for Bank Robbery. He will be processed and later taken to the Lee County Jail.

"Good old-fashioned detective work coupled with community partnership landed another criminal behind bars in pretty short order"-Lieutenant Tony Sizemore.


Jeffrey Blaine Robinson 11/12/81

1931 Mayo Street Hollywood, FL

(Recent local address: 701 SW 9th Court Cape Coral, FL)