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Rockland man pleads guilty to 4 bank robberies

Yosef Ziegler, 30, of Airmont, admitted to robbing banks in Rockland County, Dutchess County and New Jersey.

News 12 Staff

Dec 29, 2020, 6:08 PM

Updated 1,272 days ago

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A Rockland man has pleaded guilty to four bank robberies.
Yosef Ziegler, 30, of Airmont, entered his plea in Federal Court, according to court documents.
Ziegler admitted to robbing four banks - one in Rockland County, two in Dutchess County, and one in New Jersey between January and October of last year.
In three of the cases, he said he had a bomb. In the fourth robbery, he displayed a weapon.
Ziegler fled with over $233,000 in the four robberies. He will be sentenced in March.


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