February 17, 2011
Formal criminal charges have been filed in connection with the recent armed robbery of a Wenatchee Bank of America branch.
23 year old Joshua B. Hurt, of Cashmere was charged with first-degree robbery Wednesday in Chelan County Superior Court.
Police allege in charging documents that Hurt robbed the North Wenatchee Avenue Bank Monday (02/14/11) armed with a knife. He reportedly made off with over 6 thousand dollars in cash. Police arrested Hurt within minutes of the robbery after a witness called 911.
Hurt has been charged with first-degree robbery which carries a possible sentence of life in prison if he’s convicted.