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Department of Justice
U.S. Attorney’s Office
District of New Hampshire

Wednesday, March 15, 2017

Manchester Man Pleads Guilty To Bank Robbery

            CONCORD, N.H. – Acting United States Attorney John J. Farley announced that Brian Christoffels, 35, of Manchester, New Hampshire, pleaded guilty in federal court on Monday to one count of bank robbery.


            According court records and statements made in court, Christoffels robbed the TD Bank at 293 S. Main Street in Manchester, New Hampshire, on October 10, 2016. Christoffels entered the bank, handed a bank teller a note demanding cash, then fled the area in his truck. Manchester Police pursued Christoffels and eventually arrested him at an off-ramp from Interstate 93.


            A sentencing hearing is scheduled for June 27, 2017.


            The case was investigated by the Manchester Police Department and the Federal Bureau of Investigation. The case is being prosecuted by Assistant United States Attorney Shane Kelbley.



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Updated March 15, 2017