The Calgary Police Service has charged a local woman with robbery following a heist at a southeast bank,
At approximately 1:40 p.m., on Wednesday, Feb. 29, 2012, a woman entered the Servus Credit Union in the 5300 block of 68 Avenue S.E., and approached the teller. The woman produced a note demanding money and indicating she had a weapon. She was given an undisclosed amount of cash and immediately exited the bank.
With the assistance of HAWC2 the suspect’s vehicle was located and the driver and sole occupant was taken into custody by members of the tactical team.
As a result of the investigation by members of the Robbery Unit, Meghan Darcy MELNYK, 27, of Calgary, is charged with robbery, possession of a prohibited weapon, and committing an indictable offence while disguised.
Outstanding arrest warrants for fraud, uttering forged documents, and breach of probation were also executed on MELNYK at this time.