Forum staff reports, Published January 08 2010
Federal charges filed in West Fargo robberyA man has been charged in an August armed robbery at a West Fargo bank.
Matthew Becker, West Fargo, is accused of holding up the Town & Country Credit Union at gunpoint. Authorities say he scaled a 6-foot cedar fence outside the bank and fled into a residential area. He was arrested the day after the robbery.
A federal indictment charging Becker with bank robbery and aiding and abetting was unsealed Wednesday. The amount of money taken has not been released.