Novato police have arrested a man who is suspected of robbing the Chase Bank at 251 Vintage Way in the city last week.Kelton Packard O’Connor, 28, was arrested as he drove away from the Cafe Gratitude at 2200 Fourth St. in San Rafael at 4 p.m. Tuesday, Sgt. Keith Heiden said.Authorities also are investigating whether he is the man who robbed the Tamalpais Bank in San Anselmo on March 27. The Novato bank robbery suspect fled on a blue and white Euro-type motorcycle with saddlebags after the 2:42 p.m. heist on April 20. He eluded police by driving on dirt trails in the Stone Drive area in Novato but was identified as a suspect. A $1 million warrant for his arrest was issued.The suspect in the San Anselmo bank robbery also escaped on a motorcycle, police said.O’Connor was scheduled to be arraigned in Marin County Superior Court this afternoon. He is being held in the Marin County jail under $1 million bail.
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