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COLONIAL HEIGHTS, Va. — A woman in a green minivan who drove a bank robbery suspect away from First Citizens Bank in Colonial Heights has been arrested, according to police.

Robin Rebecca Mason, 61, was charged with Conspiracy to Commit Larceny at a Banking Facility and Accessory After the Fact.

Robin Rebecca Mason (PHOTO: Colonial Heights Police)

Robin Rebecca Mason (PHOTO: Colonial Heights Police)

Police are still looking for the man who robbed First Citizens Bank on Snead Avenue on December 1.

The man gave the bank teller a note and never showed a gun.


The robber was described as a black male, wearing a black knit hat, black coat, and tan pants. He is believed to be in his late 20s to early 30s and is approximately 5’5″ to 5’7″ tall and 150-160 lbs.

Anyone with information was asked to call Chesterfield/Colonial Heights Crime Solvers at 804-748-0660 or the Colonial Heights Police Department at 804-520-9300.