Man who tried to rob south Toledo bank in July captured in Florida

<span id="bIImageViewer_CaptionTextID">Police say Swert tried to rob a south Toledo bank.</span>

Toledo police say the man who fled after trying to rob a south Toledo bank in July has been captured in Florida.

Thomas Swert

was arrested by US Marshals in Palm Beach Gardens, Florida this week. He was
wanted on two robbery warrantsafter p olice said he tried to rob a Fifth Third Bank at 3428 Glendale Avenue on Tuesday, July 16. Moments after that robbery attempt, Swert is then said to have entered the Rite Aid at 2430 Glendale.

At both locations, Swert demanded money but was turned away without cash.

He had been on the run ever since.

Toledo Police says Swert will soon be extradited back to Toledo where he will face charges.