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
Hurt has been charged with first-degree robbery which carries a possible sentence of life in
prison if he’s convicted.