‘Bank thief’ Michael Taggart, wanted for two robberies, is busted in Philly hotel



Michael Taggart, a Gloucester Township man wanted for two bank robberies, was arrested early Thursday in a Philly hotel.

He was wanted for Tuesday’s Susquehanna Bank stick-up in Lawnside, N.J. and the Feb. 10 robbery of a Beneficial Bank branch in Gloucester Township, N.J.

In both instances, he handed tellers notes demanding oney and then fled on foot, cops said.

He is charged with two counts of robbery and in jail in Philly pending an extradition hearing to transfer him to New Jersey.

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