Mayor Clinton I. Young, Jr. commended Public Safety Commissioner Carl Bell and the Mount Vernon Police Department for arresting two bank robbery suspects yesterday. At approximately 1:00PM, two suspects wearing masks, entered the Capital One Bank located at 22 E. 1st St, approached the teller and demanded money. The two suspects then fled the bank with an undisclosed amount of currency. A short time later Detective Jean-Jerome, Detective Williams and Detective Clarke observed two parties fitting the description of the suspects in the area of South Fifth Avenew and West First Street. After a brief foot pursuit both suspects were apprehended by the Detectives. The investigation is on-going.