The Judicial Police, through the Northern Board, have identified and arrested a man for alleged attempted aggravated theft at bank branches in Guimarães. The incidents occurred on 28th July and yesterday when the defendant used a replica firearm and covered their faces with handkerchiefs and a surgical mask. The first crime was unsuccessful because the bank did not have money on its premise and the second failed because bank officials immediately contacted the police. The arrested person 41 – year-old, unemployed, with no criminal record, will be present at the first court hearing for the application of enforcement measures.