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Man arrested for Henrietta bank robbery, possibly 2nd in Pittsford

Deputies said 33-year-old Jacob Farrell was charged with the robbery of the Chase Bank on East Henrietta Road near Jefferson Road on Tuesday morning. (Photo: MCSO)

Rochester, N.Y. (WHAM) - A man from Rochester was arrested Wednesday for a bank robbery in Henrietta earlier this week.

Deputies said 33-year-old Jacob Farrell was charged with the robbery of the Chase Bank on East Henrietta Road near Jefferson Road on Tuesday morning.

Farrell is accused of entering the Chase Bank around 10:50 a.m., wearing a bandanna on his face, sunglasses, and a baseball hat. He passed a note to the teller demanding money and stating that he had a gun. Farrell left the bank with a an undisclosed amount of cash and left in a small grey BMW sedan.

Investigators were able to identify Farrell from a fingerprint he left on the note he passed to the teller, which was left at the bank.

Farrell was arrested and charged with robbery 3rd and grand larceny 4th. He was remanded to the Monroe County Jail in lieu of $25,000 cash bail or bond.

He was wanted on two outstanding Monroe County Court Indictment Warrants - one for Petit Larceny and one for DWI.

Monroe County Sheriff's investigators say Farrell is also being investigated for a December 12 bank robbery at the M&T Bank on Monroe Avenue in Pittsford.

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