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Department of Justice
U.S. Attorney’s Office
Eastern District of Pennsylvania

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE
Tuesday, September 24, 2013

Philadelphia Man Charged With Attempted Bank Robbery

Dean Ceraolo, 51, of Philadelphia, PA, was charged today by Indictment on charges that he committed an attempted bank robbery at Citizens Bank, 1970 Red Lion Road, Philadelphia, on September 3, 2013, announced United States Attorney Zane David Memeger.

If convicted the defendant faces a maximum possible sentence of 20 years in prison, a $250,000 fine, and $100 in special assessments.

The case was investigated by the Federal Bureau of Investigation and the Philadelphia Police Department and is being prosecuted by Assistant United States Attorney Arlene Fisk.

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An Indictment is an accusation.  A defendant is presumed innocent unless and until proven guilty.

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