Lutrell Thomas Williams, age 35, of Baltimore, Maryland, was sentenced yesterday to a total of 78 months in prison, to be followed by three years of supervised release, for bank robbery and for violating his supervised release on a previous federal drug conviction. Williams will also have to pay $50,571 in restitution.
The sentence was announced by United States Attorney for the District of Maryland Rod J. Rosenstein; Chief James W. Johnson of the Baltimore County Police Department; Special Agent in Charge Richard A. McFeely of the Federal Bureau of Investigation; and Baltimore County State’s Attorney Scott Shellenberger.
Background: on September 9, 2010 Williams entered the Farmers and Merchants Bank located at 15226 Hanover Pike Upperco, Maryland and handed a teller a note demanding money. The teller obtained $49,000 from a vault. Williams fled the bank with the money.
On September 17, 2010, officers executed a search warrant at Williams’ residence and in addition to narcotics, seized an invoice related to a vehicle which was purchased with the proceeds of the bank robberies.
Also yesterday in Baltimore:
- 67-year-old man sentenced for sexually molesting 9-year-old girl on video
- Molotov cocktail arsons plague Baltimore City as Police seek public’s help