Ithaca man arrested after attempted bank robbery

Police in Ithaca say an arrest has been made after an attempted bank robbery in the city.

On Thursday, January 13 around 10:30 a.m. officers responded to the 700 block of West Seneca Street for an attempted robbery.

Officers were able to interview several witnesses at the bank and develop a suspect. A short time later, officers and investigators located a person matching the description of the suspect described several blocks from the scene.

Edward Warren, 51, of Ithaca was charged with attempted robbery and arraigned after being taken into custody.

He was remanded to the Tompkins County Jail as a predicate felony offender.


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