Wednesday, February 8, 2017 at approximately 3:00 p.m. Hamilton detectives
arrested Paul R. Finer, 38 of Trenton for the robbery of the TD Bank branch
located at 1130 Whitehorse-Hamilton Square Road in Hamilton. Sgt. Joseph Wilk and Detective Leonard Gadsby
apprehended Finer without incident in Trenton after receiving a phoned-in tip
of Finer’s location.
detectives had previously identified Finer as the suspect in the bank robbery
but detectives were unsure as to his location.
Finer had entered the TD bank the day before at approximately 5:00 p.m.
and handed a demand note to the teller announcing the robbery.
detectives have obtained a confession.
Finer was charged with robbery and was transported to the Mercer County
On Tuesday, February
7, 2017 at approximately 5:00 p.m. officers were detailed to the TD Bank at 1130
Whitehorse-Hamilton Square Road on the report of a bank robbery. When officers arrived, they spoke with a bank
employee who advised the officers that a white male entered the bank at which
time he approached a bank teller.
The suspect displayed
a note to the teller announcing the robbery.
The suspect received an unknown amount of money from the teller. The suspect then exited the bank and fled in
red SUV with a grey bumper in an unknown direction. The suspect is described as a white male,
early 30’s, wearing a grey hoodie with white stripes. No injuries were reported during the incident.
The bank robbery
is currently being investigated by the Hamilton Police Division and the
Hamilton Field Office of the Federal Bureau of Investigation.
Anyone with any
information regarding this incident is asked to contact Detective Leonard
Gadsby of the Hamilton Police Division’s Criminal Investigations Section at
609-581-4032. Information may also be
reported to the Hamilton Police Crime Tip Hotline at 609-581-4008.