Alleged bank robber caught after almost two years

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DELEVAN, N.Y. (WIVB) – Almost two years after M&T Bank in Delevan was robbed, State Police say they have made an arrest.

On Thursday, troopers announced 33-year-old William Delaney has been charged with first degree robbery. Investigators say he’s responsible for the June 3, 2011 bank robbery.

He is currently being held in the Cattaraugus County Jail pending further court proceedings. provides commenting to allow for constructive discussion on the stories we cover. In order to comment here, you acknowledge you have read and agreed to our Terms of Service. Commenters who violate these terms, including use of vulgar language or racial slurs, will be banned. Please be respectful of the opinions of others. If you see an inappropriate comment, please flag it for our moderators to review. Note: Comments containing links are not allowed.

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