ST. LOUIS – A Velda Village Hills man appeared in U.S. District Court in downtown St. Louis on Monday for allegedly robbing at least three banks in the area.

Prosecutors with the U.S. Attorney’s Office for the Eastern District of Missouri said Derrick Snulligan, 61, robbed a bank in St. Louis City on June 28, credit unions in Florissant and St. Louis City on June 27 and one in Hazelwood on June 24.

According to charging documents, Snulligan, also known as Derrick Jackson, would hand a teller a threatening note demanding cash.