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January 11, 2007 - United States Attorney Patrick L. Meehan today announced the filing of an Indictment* against Shaun Peterson charging him with conspiracy to commit armed bank robbery, armed bank robbery and aiding and abetting the use, carry, and brandish of a firearm during and in relation to a crime of violence as the result of the armed bank robbery on October 31, 2006 at the Sovereign Bank, 65 York Rd., Willow Grove, Pennsylvania of approximately $11,426 . This case was investigated by the Federal Bureau of Investigation (“FBI”) and Upper Moreland and Warminster Police Departments. If convicted, defendant faces a maximum of life imprisonment, a mandatory minimum of 7 years imprisonment for the firearm offense consecutive to any other sentence, a substantial fine and restitution.


DEFENDANT

ADDRESS


AGE [Date of Birth]
Shaun Peterson
Philadelphia, PA
23

The case has been assigned to Assistant United States Attorney Ewald Zittlau.


UNITED STATES ATTORNEY'S OFFICE
EASTERN DISTRICT, PENNSYLVANIA
Suite 1250, 615 Chestnut Street
Philadelphia, PA 19106
Contact:
RICH MANIERI
Media Contact
215.861.8525

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

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