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Man charged in 2 robberies of M&T bank in Delaware


NEW CASTLE, Delaware — Delaware State Police have arrested a man they say robbed the M&T Bank in New Castle twice in the spring.

Forty-three-year-old Michael Edelin of New Castle was charged Monday with robbery. He is being held on $120,000 cash bail.

Troopers say Edelin robbed the M&T Bank on Christiana Road on March 25 and May 19. Police say in both crimes, Edelin gave a teller a note demanding money. Investigators say in the May 19 robber, implied to a teller that he was armed with a handgun.

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