'Granddad Bandit' to plead guilty to bank robbery

RICHMOND, VA (WWBT) - The man the FBI dubbed the "granddad bandit" is scheduled to plead guilty in Richmond federal court next month.

The U.S. Attorney's office expects 52-year-old Michael Mara to plead to multiple counts of bank robbery.

He's accused of robbing 25 banks in 13 states-- including two banks in downtown Richmond.

A hearing is scheduled for February 10th.

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