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Cranford Detectives Assist Ohio PD in Arrest of Bank Robbery Suspect

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CRANFORD, NJ – Detectives from the Cranford Police Department and the Grandview Heights, Ohio Police Department arrested a township man Friday Feb. 10 in connection with a Jan 31 robbery of a PNC Bank in Grandview Heights, Ohio.

Karl Schlenker, 60, of Cranford was taken into custody without incident outside his residence.

Schlenker was processed at Cranford Police Department Headquarters and subsequently transported to Union County Jail pending an Extradition Hearing.

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The Grandview Heights Police Department is continuing its investigation in this matter.

For additional information please contact Public Information Officer Janna Cohill at 614-488-7901 or Detective Sergeant Ryan Starns at rstarns@grandviewheights.org

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