State Police in Amity have identified a suspect in robberies of a bank and a gas station in Allegany County in less than a week.
Troopers said Chase H. Lotter, 27, of Genesee, walked into Steuben Trust Bank in Bolivar on July 24 and used a handwritten note to demand money. Lotter was given an undetermined amount of cash, police said.
Troopers and Bolivar Police issued warrants for Lotter in connection with that robbery and a holdup about 2:30 p.m. Monday at Belmont Crosby’s gas station in Belmont.
Police said Lotter is believed to be operating a stolen green Chevrolet Silverado pickup truck bearing New York registration 47120JK.
Anyone with information should call Bolivar Police at 585-928-2544 or State Police at 585-344-6200.