86-year old SC man arrested for bank robbery

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Gilbert Paul Ware
photo: Greenville Police Dept.

GREENVILLE, SC (CNN) – An 86-year-old man in Greenville, South Carolina is charged with robbing a bank.

Police say Gilbert Paul Ware entered a Bank of America wearing a mask, showed the teller a gun and demanded money.

Shortly after the crime, officers tracked down the suspect’s vehicle and conducted a traffic stop.

Police discovered the gun and the stolen money.

No one was hurt.

Ware has been charged with bank robbery.

More charges are expected.

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