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FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE
Thursday, April 4, 2013

New Haven Man Sentenced To Nine Years In Federal Prison For Robbing Six Connecticut Banks


David B. Fein, United States Attorney for the District of Connecticut, today announced that KEVIN BOLDEN, 47, of New Haven, was sentenced yesterday by United States District Judge Janet Bond Arterton in New Haven to 108 months of imprisonment, followed by three years of supervised release, for robbing six Connecticut banks.

According to court documents and statements made in court, in March 2012, BOLDEN committed six bank robberies in New Haven, Woodbridge, Stamford (2), Greenwich and Bridgeport, stealing a total of more than $15,000.

During five of the robberies, BOLDEN was assisted by Moneek Grant, also of New Haven.

BOLDEN has been detained since his arrest on April 4, 2012.  On December 4, 2012, he pleaded guilty to one count of bank robbery.

On October 2, 2012, Moneek Grant pleaded guilty to one count of bank robbery.  On December 19, 2012, she was sentenced to 30 months of imprisonment.

This matter was investigated by the Federal Bureau of Investigation and the New Haven, Stamford, Woodbridge, Greenwich and Bridgeport Police Departments.  The case was prosecuted by Assistant United States Attorney Douglas P. Morabito.

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