Batavia policemen honored for role in nabbing bank robbery suspect
Submitted by Billie Owens on July 9, 2009 - 2:32pm
Today members of the Batavia Police Department received a Certificate of Merit from New York State Assemblyman Steve Hawley.
They were specially recognized for their part in swiftly apprehending an armed robbery suspect involved in the M&T Bank robbery on June 18 in Elba.
Officers pictured from the left are Lt. Jankowski, Sgt. Kleinbach, Officer Davis, Officer Mullen and Chief Baker.
Batavia police assisted the Genesee County Sheriff’s Department, NYS Police and other law enforcement officials responding to the call.
Assemblyman Hawley also honored members of the Sheriff's Office on Wednesday and also plans to present Certificates of Merit to State Police next week.