San Antonio police arrest alleged bank robber

Alexandre Zurita in custody for armed robbery at Capital One bank

Author: Robert Taylor, Web Editor
Published On: Feb 23 2014 08:01:28 PM CST   Updated On: Feb 24 2014 03:18:41 AM CST
SAPD arrests Northwest Side bank robber

San Antonio Police Department detectives arrested a man Sunday on suspicion of the robbery of a Capitol One bank in mid-February.

Detectives from the SAPD Robbery Task Force arrested 26-year-old Alexandre Zurita in connection to the robbery of the bank in the 10800 block of Bandera on Feb. 12.

Zurita allegedly robbed several bank tellers at gunpoint and fled. According to police, Zurita was armed with a pistol at the time of the arrest, but was taken in without incident.

In addition to aggravated robbery charges, Zurita is also facing felon in possession of a firearm and narcotics charges.