Man Arrested Following Robbing Bank on Marginal Way This AM


Portland Police were called to 287 Marginal Way, Skowhegan Savings Bank, on Wednesday, December 13, 2023, at 9:22 am for a report of a bank robbery.  Police were told that the suspect fled down Diamond Street and was later spotted entering the Bayside Anchor Apartment Complex.  Just 32 minutes after the call, the suspect was taken into police custody.  Undisclosed amounts of money were stolen and recovered.

Police arrested 29 year old Khalid Gurhan, who was charged with robbery and violating conditions of release.  He was charged with criminal mischief after throwing an object through the window of a residence less than an hour prior to the robbery.

Investigators are urging anyone who has any information that may assist in this or any other case to call Portland Police at 207 – 874-8575.