Accused bank robber who handed teller a note with his address pleads not guilty

Accused bank robber who handed teller a note with his address pleads not guilty
Bank robbery suspect identified as Michael Harrell (Source: FBI)

CLEVELAND, Ohio (WOIO) - The 54-year-old Cleveland man arrested for robbing a bank after handing the teller a note with his phone number and address was in court Friday.

Michael Harrell pleaded not guilty and was ordered held on a $75,000 bond.

Cleveland police and the FBI said Harrell robbed the U.S. Bank at 7993 Euclid Ave. around 11:10 a.m. on July 29.

FBI agents said Harrell walked into the bank and handed the teller a note.

After getting an undisclosed amount of cash, Harrell fled on foot.

Harrell was arrested on July 31.

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