Arrest Made In Water Valley Bank Robbery

An arrest has been made in connection with a bank robbery in Water Valley yesterday. Police took a Lafayette county man into custody Tuesday night in connection with the robbery at Regions Bank in Water Valley Tuesday at 12:30 p.m.

WV_Bank_RobberyAccording to information from Yalobusha County Sheriff Lance Humphreys, an armed white male wearing a hooded sweatshirt entered the bank and demanded money from a teller. He left the bank with an undisclosed amount of money and fled the bank through the front door, running as he left the scene.
According to the North Mississippi Herald, the man left the bank on foot headed southwest toward City Park. A tan Impala was seen nearby and may have been involved.