Man wanted for bank robberies is caught

MIDDLEBURG — The man wanted for robbing the Swineford National Bank in Beaver Springs along with two other robberies is now in custody. 38-year-old Richard Lockett of Harrisburg was taken into custody on Friday and will be formally charged on Monday, according to state police. Lockett is charged with the bank robbery in Beaver Springs on November 5th along with two other robberies in Port Royal and Thompsontown.

 

He is also suspected of the attempted robbery at a bank in McClure on November 5th. Lockett is being held in the Mifflin County Prison on a probation violation. (Ali Stevens)