Bank robbery suspect accused of 2 other attempted robberies

CHICAGO (WLS) -- A bank robbery suspect who is accused of using a CTA Blue Line train to get away is now also accused of trying to steal from two downtown stores a day later.

Police say Matthew Taglia allegedly tried to hold up a store on West Madison and a hotel gift shop on North Michigan Wednesday morning. Investigators say he didn't get any cash from either store.

Taglia is suspected of robbing a Fifth Third bank Tuesday in the South Loop. In that incident, he allegedly got away with money.

No charges have been filed in the case.

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