Toledo police take into custody a West Toledo man they charged with robbing a North Toledo bank yesterday afternoon. Jeffrey Armstrong, 41, of 2715 Brentwood Ave. was charged with robbing the Fifth Third Bank branch at 3028 Lagrange St. Police said Mr. Armstrong walked into the bank about 3:20 p.m., demanded and received money, and drove off in a car. A bank guard wrote down the license plate number. He was picked up by police minutes later while walking to his car at a gas station at Bancroft Street and Ashland Avenue. Mr. Armstrong was being held in the Lucas County jail late last night.
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