Kingston Man Wanted for Local Bank Robbery (Captured)

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A 52 year old Kingston man is wanted by police for the robbery of a CIBC bank branch on Bagot Street. [map]


UPDATE: On October 17th, Kingston Police issued the following notice:

On October 16, 2017 accused 52-year-old Michael James Behan was arrested by Belleville police. Behan was wanted for the CIBC bank robbery in Kingston on October 11, 2017.

Kingston police officers attended Belleville and returned Behan to Kingston where he was held to attend a bail hearing the following day.

Behan is charged with Robbery


Original Report:

Police report that at approximately 3 pm on October 11, Michael James Behan entered the bank carrying a duffel bag that allegedly had a knife inside. He approached a teller and demanded money, then fled the scene with a quantity of cash.

UPDATE October 14 – Kingston Police have released video images of the suspect from that day.


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Accused bank robber

Officer attended the scene and soon afterwards responded to the suspect’s residence that is also on Bagot Street. A warrant was obtained and members of the Kingston Police Emergency Response Unit conducted a tactical entry, but Behan was not located.

Michael James Behan is described as being approximately 5’9” tall and 214 lbs (pictured below).

Call 911 if you see the accused. Anyone with information is asked to contact Kingston Police at 613-549-4660.

You can also provide tips anonymously by calling the Kingston Police general number 613-549-4660 ext. 0 and asking to be anonymous, or phone Crime Stoppers at 1-800-222-8477 (TIPS).

Learn more about Kingston Police at KPF.ca, on Facebook, or by following @KingstonPolice on Twitter.

Michael James Behan


Photos source: Kingston Police | Google