WELLSVILLE, N.Y. (10/13/09)--A credit union employee was hurt while foiling an attempted robbery in Wellsville, N.Y. The robbery took place at Alco CU on Oct. 7. The employee was injured after struggling with the would-be robber, who was carrying a pellet handgun. The gun broke in half, and the employee was cut. She was treated with stitches at a local hospital and released (Olean Times Herald Oct. 9). A suspect--Michael R. Lamb, 21--was apprehended by police and charged with attempted robbery, second-degree assault and third-degree aggravated unlicensed operation of a motor vehicle. A 17-year-old female who was a passenger in Lamb’s vehicle also was arrested and charged with attempted robbery. Alco CU has $15.6 million in assets.