Niles PD: Man forced ATM withdrawal at gunpoint

Anthony Vaccaro

NILES, Ohio (WKBN) – A Niles man is behind bars after police say he forced another man at gunpoint to withdraw money from an ATM machine.

Police arrested Anthony Vaccaro, 25, Tuesday night at a home in the city and charged with aggravated robbery.

The incident happened early Monday morning, when the victim said he was driving home from work and encountered Vaccaro, according to police.

At some point, Vaccaro pulled a gun and forced the man to withdraw the money from an ATM machine, police said.

Vaccaro appeared in Niles court Wednesday morning, where a judge set his bond at $15,000.

Vaccaro is due back in court July 1.

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