Main First Bank branch in Front Royal, VA robbed

The Front Royal Police department announced that on Friday, June 19, 2009 at approximately 3:00 pm the First Bank, located at 1717 North Shenandoah Avenue was robbed. The suspect entered the bank and demanded money, leaving with an undisclosed amount. No one was hurt during the robbery. The suspect is described as a light skin black male, 6’2”-6’4” in height, thin build, wearing light colored shirt and pants and black boots.

The Front Royal Police Department was assisted in a search for the suspect by the Warren County Sheriff’s Office, Virginia State Police and Virginia Department of Game and Inland Fisheries. The investigation is still on going and is being investigated by the Front Royal Police Department’s Criminal Investigation unit and the Federal Bureau of Investigations.

No further details are being released at this time. Anyone with information on this case is asked to call Front Royal Police Detective Hirsch at 540-636-2208 or F.B.I. Special Agent Stiefvater at 540-678-3404.

Published in: on June 19, 2009 at 8:45 pm  Leave a Comment  

URGENT: PLEASE take TEN SECONDS to support a great local school!

Just Ten seconds: Please vote BEFORE MIDNIGHT FRIDAY for Mountain Laurel Montessori school in Front Royal

Voting has begun! Please go to: and click on Mountain Laurel’s video (sign of Mountain Laurel Montessori – 4th school listed) to view our 5-minute video. There is also a link to read our essay. Follow the directions to register your vote and don’t forget to confirm your vote when they send you the confirmation email. We think you’ll be very excited to see all that Mountain Laurel Montessori does to help our little corner of the world. Please vote for us and and urge all your friends to vote, too. Just imagine what our tiny school with a big heart can do with the $20,000 grant!

Published in: on June 18, 2009 at 10:56 pm  Comments (1)  
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