OAKLAND — A Pennsylvania woman is serving a 15-year-prison sentence for robbing a bank in the western Maryland town of Grantsville.
Forty-seven-year-old Amy McBride of Spring Grove, Pa., was sentenced Thursday in Garrett County Circuit Court.
She was also ordered to pay more than $2,000 in court costs.
A jury found McBride guilty in March of robbing an M&T Bank branch last June.
Police say she wore a disguise and claimed she had a gun in a note she handed to a bank employee.
Another customer followed her from the bank and obtained her vehicle tag number. The information helped police catch McBride about 45 minutes after the robbery.