Wilmington police arrest suspect in M&T Bank robbery

Alphonzo Lancaster
Alphonzo Lancaster (Photo: Wilmington PD)

WILMINGTON, DELAWARE (2/4/2015) A suspect in the robbery of M&T Bank downtown last month has been taken into custody by Wilmington police.

Officials said Tuesday they were asking for the public’s help in locating Alphonzo Lancaster, 50.

This morning, police said, “Community involvement helped us identify and locate the suspect without incident.”

Police have warrants for Lancaster in connection with the Jan. 16 robbery of the bank at 1007 N. Market St.

M&T Bank robbed in downtown Wilmington


Wilmington M&T bank robbery
Wilmington police released these surveillance images from robbery of M&T Bank on Jan. 16.

Bank robbery