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Police arrest man in connection to 3 bank robberies

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Posted at 6:29 PM, Mar 05, 2019
and last updated 2019-03-05 18:29:00-05

WILLOUGHBY, Ohio — Cleveland police have arrested a man in connection with a series of bank robberies that occurred in the past two weeks throughout Lake County.

Pasquale Cisternino, 45, is accused of robbing the Chase Bank at 4850 Robinhood Drive on Feb. 27, a Dollar Bank in Eastlake and the Ohio Savings Bank in Wickliffe, according to Willoughby police.

Eastlake, Wickliffe and Willoughy police worked together to identify Cisternino.

Warrants for aggravated robbery had been issued before his arrest on Friday.

He was transferred to the Eastlake Police Department and is being held on a $100,000 cash bond.