The Stopwatch Gang

The Stopwatch Gang

These three men robbed over 100 banks for up to $15 Million Dollars.
The Stopwatch Gang consisted of three transplanted Canadians who made a living robbing banks in the United States and Canada. Consisting of Paddy Mitchell, Lionel Wright and Stephen Reid. The gang’s greatest heist took place at a Bank of America branch in San Diego in 1980, when the $283,000 USD they stole set a California record. Stephen Reid later became a noted Canadian author after writing Jackrabbit Parole and being paroled. In 1999, Reid re-offended, was sentenced to 18 years in prison and released on day parole on January 28, 2008.

Added on: June 19th, 2012

Category: CRIME, DOCS, GANGSTERS, MONEY

 
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