Police Arrest Buzzards Bay Man After Bank Robbery in Pocasset

Lewis Moses Jr., 57, of Buzzards Bay.

Lewis Moses Jr., 57, of Buzzards Bay.

BOURNE – Bourne Police arrested a Buzzards Bay man after he allegedly robbed the TD Bank on Barlows Landing Road in Pocasset Saturday afternoon.

Police said Lewis Moses Jr., 57, ran from the bank with an undisclosed amount of money after he showed a gun and demanded money from a teller.

Bourne Police received an alarm from TD Bank at 12:17 p.m. and responded to the scene along with the State Police and the Barnstable County Sheriff’s Office.

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Law enforcement, along with K-9 units, canvassed the area and found Moses after a witnesses reported seeing a man run into a wooded area.

The suspect was located and police said he was still carrying a gun and cash.

After a short stand off, Moses relinquished the weapon, which police said was a BB gun, and the suspect was taken into custody.