Teenagers Are Apparent Suspects In Elkhart Bank Robberies


A group of teenagers is apparently responsible for two recent bank robberies in Elkhart.

According to our Read It/Watch It partners at The Truth, 18-year-old Charlene Bontrager of Leesburg is charged with robbing the Chase Bank on Old US 20 on Tuesday and the March 15th robbery of the Key Bank on Main Street.

Police say her accomplices Tuesday were a 15-year-old boy, a 15-year-old girl, and a 16-year-old boy.

Four boys, ranging in age from 15 to 17, are suspected in the March 15th Key Bank robbery.

You can read more about this story in Friday’s edition of The Truth.


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