83 Year Old Woman Arrested For Bank Robbery

Waverly Police Department arrested an 83 year old woman Friday morning after responding to a reported bank robbery in Waverly on Friday morning..

Police say at 10:38 a.m., Waverly Police received a report of a bank alarm at the Chemung Canal Trust Company on Chemung St. in Waverly. When they arrived, officers found that a robbery of the bank had just occurred. 

Eyewitnesses gave a description to police, was given to responding officers. A short time later, police found 83 year old Edna Jane Hallett walking down Pennsylvania Avenue and took her into custody. was taken into custody. 

Hallett was arrested and charged with Robbery in the First Degree, a felony. She was scheduled to be arraigned and the investigation continues.