Local/State

Woman arrested in Warminster bank robbery

Saturday, August 03, 2013

A 50-year-old Bucks County woman is accused of trying to rob a bank in Warminster.

Police say Francine Boettinger walked into the First Niagara Bank on Veteran's Way shortly before noon Saturday.

She allegedly implied she had a weapon.

Police surrounded the bank and a negotiator was able to get three employees out of the building.

Boettinger eventually surrendered and officers found a knife at the scene.

She is now facing several charges, including robbery.

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