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BPD Arrest:"Man Dressed as Woman" Bank Robber

Buffalo police have arrested a suspect in connection with the April 17th Key Bank robbery, located at 3134 Bailey Avenue.

Police arrested 23 year old Joshua Cunningham (dob: 10-23-85) of Buffalo and charged him with 1st degree robbery.

Police believe Cunningham dressed up as a woman when he robbed the bank just before 11am on April 17th.

The suspect entered the bank wearing a black wig,tan coat, and carrying a dark purse.

He made off with an undisclosed amount of cash.

Cunningham has also been arrested by Tn of Tonawanda police in connection with a planned credit union robbery Wednesday afternoon on Highland Avenue.

Security camera photo of suspect. Security camera photo of suspect.
Joshua Cunningham