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Pittsburgh Woman Charged with Robbing Dollar Bank in City’s Oakland Neighborhood

For Immediate Release
U.S. Attorney's Office, Western District of Pennsylvania

PITTSBURGH - A resident of Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania, has been indicted by a federal grand jury in Pittsburgh on a charge of bank robbery, United States Attorney Scott W. Brady announced today.

The one-count Indictment named Gloria Anderson, age 36, as the sole defendant.

According to the Indictment, on June 26, 2020, Anderson robbed the Dollar Bank in the Oakland neighborhood of Pittsburgh, and was arrested by City of Pittsburgh Police upon exiting the bank.

The law provides for a maximum total sentence of not more than 20 years in prison, a fine of not more than $250,000 or both. Under the Federal Sentencing Guidelines, the actual sentence imposed would be based upon the seriousness of the offense and the prior criminal history, if any, of the defendant.

Assistant United States Attorney Rebecca L. Silinski is prosecuting this case on behalf of the government.

The Federal Bureau of Investigation conducted the investigation leading to the Indictment in this case.

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

Updated July 27, 2020

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