Feds indict York man who used shotgun in bank robbery

Derek Bowman

Derek Bowman

HARRISBURG, Pa. – A Criminal Information was filed on September 2, in U.S. District Court in Harrisburg charging a York man with Possession of a Weapon by a Previous Offender, Bank Robbery, and Possession of a Weapon in Furtherance of a Crime of Violence.

According to United States Attorney Peter Smith, Derek Bowman, 33, used a shot gun to rob the PNC Bank located in York, on January 9th.

The case was investigated by the Pennsylvania State Police and the Federal Bureau of Investigation.

If convicted Bowman faces a maximum sentence under federal law of life in prison, a term of supervised release following imprisonment, and a fine.