FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE
Media Release No. 202 Monday,
2012, 1:10 P.M., CDT
Contact: Sergeant Johnny Williams
Public Information Officer
Telephone No. (205) 254-1708
Robbery Investigation Arrest
The Birmingham Police Department reports that a suspect has been charged in connection with a robbery investigation.
The suspect’s identity will be released pending completion of warrant procedures.
On Monday, November 5, 2012, officers responded to the PNC Bank located at 1927 1st Avenue North to investigate a report of a robbery. Upon arrival, officers observed a citizen and
security guard detaining a subject on the sidewalk just outside the bank. Officers learned that the subject had just presented a note demanding cash before leaving the bank when the
citizen and security guard pursued the suspect before apprehending him. Officers were able to recover cash taken from the bank.
The suspect is in the custody of the City Jail.
No photo of the suspect is available at this time.