‘Brothers Bandits’ Arrested in Denver, Identified as Vyacheslav and Denis Volkov

By Zachary Stieber
Zachary Stieber
Zachary Stieber
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Zachary Stieber covers U.S. news, including politics and court cases. He started at The Epoch Times as a New York City metro reporter.
August 16, 2013 Updated: July 18, 2015

Vyacheslav “Slavic” Volkox, 31, and his younger brother Denis, 19, were arrested on Friday by the FBI in Denver.

The brothers are known as the “Brothers Bandits” and are suspected of entering several area banks, demanding money at gunpoint, and taking off.

They were arrested in a stolen vehicle, FBI spokesman Dave Joly told KDVR-TV

The brothers are suspected in the robberies of the a Denver U.S. Bank branch on August 3, another Denver U.S. Bank on August 5, and a third branch on August 12, as well as a Denver RCF Bank on August 13. 

Zachary Stieber
Zachary Stieber
Reporter
Zachary Stieber covers U.S. news, including politics and court cases. He started at The Epoch Times as a New York City metro reporter.