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A Maryland man accused of robbing a bank in Shrewsbury Township earlier this year was indicted on federal charges, according to officials.

The U.S. Attorney's Office said in a news release Friday, Aug. 31, that Robert Donnell, 56, was indicted Wednesday, Aug. 29, on a bank robbery charge.

State police have said that Donnell robbed the BB&T Bank at 16576 Susquehanna Trail South at about 1:30 p.m. May 23.

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The news release from the U.S. Attorney's Office states that Donnell stole $1,584 from the bank. 

He fled the scene in a gray Ford Taurus before troopers arrived, according to officials.

Police said Donnell was taken into custody a short distance from his residence on May 30, with assistance from the Maryland State Police and the U.S. Marshals.

Donnell is currently in York County Prison in lieu of $100,000 bail.

He does not have an attorney for his federal case listed.

Southern Regional Police, state police, the FBI, and Maryland State Police assisted in the investigation, according to the release.

— Reach Christopher Dornblaser at cdornblaser@yorkdispatch.com or on Twitter at @YDDornblaser.

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