Update: Sharon Credit Union Robbed This Afternoon

Reports show that Sharon Credit Union was robbed this afternoon at gun point

Update: 5:17 p.m.

According to the Sun Chronicle, the two men, one of them using a semi-automatic handgun, were able to escape Sharon Credit Union with an undisclosed amount of money after holding up the bank a little before 1:30 pm.

Walking into the bank wearing black hoodies, sunglasses, hats, and clothing to conceal the bottom their faces, the two men took over the bank and demanded money while showing the gun to the tellers.

The Volvo used as a getaway car was found abandoned on South Walnut Street.

The two men are described as 6'0" and 5'10"  and both heavy set.

Anyone with information pertaining to the robbery is asked to call Mansfield police at 508-261-7300.

This is the second time since December that the bank has been robbed.


Original Story

Two males have been reported to have committed a bank robbery at the Mansfield branch of Sharon Credit Union according to reports.

The two men, who were reported to be wearing ski masks, allegedly attempted to rob the bank with a gun and were seen leaving the bank in a black Volvo.

Mansfield Patch will update this story once more information becomes available.

dana banda February 08, 2013 at 03:17 PM
I wonder if they were upset that their EBT card or obozo phone got lost, ya know its alot easier to steal from the working class than it is to actually earn it yourself, obozo's new america
HJ February 08, 2013 at 06:33 PM
No, it's the Obama way of thinking. Just take all you can get for free.
Maria Vierbickas February 10, 2013 at 12:14 PM
Oh yeah everything is Obamas fault - give me a break
Christopher Brown April 14, 2013 at 02:22 PM
This is still a great bank. Nothing changes that.


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