Three arrested for bank robbery in McComb


BROOKHAVEN, Miss. (WJTV) – Three suspects were arrested in Brookhaven Tuesday morning for robbing Bank of Franklin in McComb.

McComb police said two suspects took personal items from a bank employee and counterfeit money before leaving the scene. A third suspect was the getaway driver.

Investigators said the suspects left the scene in a grey Honda Accord with a Texas license plate. A McComb police officer spotted the car on I-55 N. McComb police and the Mississippi Highway Patrol chased the suspects to Brookhaven, where they lost control of the vehicle and crashed.

All three suspects were captured around 8:00 a.m. and taken back to the McComb Police Department. They were charged with armed robbery.

No one was injured in the chase or crash.


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