A 34-year-old man was arrested in the act of robbing a bank in Nea Artaki on Evia yesterday. The suspect was detained by police officers as he emerged from the bank carrying 306,275 euros in cash. According to witnesses, the robber entered the bank wearing a mask, a cap and a pair of sunglasses and threatened staffs and a female client with a gun. After locking those present in a basement area, he took the cash from the safe and the ATM cash machine before leaving the premises and being intercepted by police. He faced a prosecutor yesterday.