Syracuse man charged in bank robbery while still recovering from fall down garbage chute
Posted at: 09/05/2013 8:06 PM
By: WSTM | WHEC.com
Police say he tried to flee officers by sliding down a 21-story garbage chute. Now a Syracuse man is charged with third-degree robbery.
According to News10NBC's Syracuse affiliate, the 27-year-old is accused of robbing a bank. Police say he jumped into the chute as officers were searching for him in an apartment building. They estimated he fell at least 200 feet before landing on trash in the basement.
Police say he had some of the money from the robbery with him when he was found.