Authorities Still Searching for Individual Who Robbed Etowah County Bank at Gunpoint Friday / UPDATE Arrest Made


The Gadsden Police Department says it has apprehended a suspect in a bank robbery that occurred Friday.

The police department posted on its Facebook page Friday that tellers at The Exchange Bank, located at 1321 Noccalula Rd, had been robbed at gunpoint by a suspect wearing a red jacket with tattered jeans and driving a white mini-van. Police said the suspect should be considered “armed and dangerous.”

The incident occurred around 3:50 p.m. Friday, the Department said.

Saturday afternoon, Gadsden police said they had a suspect and his vehicle in custody.

The identity of the suspect has not been released.



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