SILVER SPRING, Md. (WUSA9) -- Montgomery County Police Department said a 46-year-old man from Takoma Park was arrested on July 25 in connection with three bank robberies in Silver Spring.
Police said they arrested Morris Kenneth Thweatt, 46, of Takoma Park for three robberies that happened on June 10, July 2, and July 22.
According to authorities, the robberies happened at the following locations:
• June 10, 2014, Capital One bank located at 12293 Tech Road in Silver Spring
• July 2, 2014, Capital One bank located at 115 University Boulevard in Silver Spring
• July 22, 2014, Bank of America located at 10151 Colesville Road in Silver Spring
Police said, Thweatt went into the banks and passed a note that stated he had a bomb. According to authorities, he would then show a device wrapped in foil, which he claimed was a bomb.