LI man linked to 7 bank robberies arrested

Suffolk police say a Kings Park man was arrested Monday, June 9, 2014, and charged with robbing as many as seven banks over a two-week period. Brian Blackford, 40, was linked to robberies in which a man handed notes to a teller and then ran away after the teller complied. Blackford is to be arraigned on June 10 in the First District Court in Central Islip. (Credit: News 12 Long Island)