Boardman bank robbery suspect indicted

Left: G Shannon McColor; Right: Surveillance footage from Huntington Bank showing a man, who police believe to be McColor

BOARDMAN, Ohio (WKBN) – A Youngstown man accused in the Jan. 9 robbery of Huntington Bank in Boardman was indicted Thursday by a Mahoning County grand jury.

G. Shannon McColor Jr., 27, is facing two charges of aggravated robbery with firearms specifications in the robbery of the bank on South Avenue near Midlothian Boulevard.

Police think it was McColor who entered the bank about 4:30 p.m. and demanded money, showing the teller a note demanding money and flashing a handgun. It is estimated that the man stole $431.

McColor is being held in the Mahoning County Jail on a $50,000 bond. He is due back in court next week.


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