Bank Robbery Attempt Stopped in Little Rock

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LITTLE ROCK, Ark. – A suspect has been arrested after a Wednesday morning bank robbery attempt on the city’s southwest side.

The Little Rock Police Department says Robert Chatman, 36, was armed with a knife when he demanded money around 8:45 a.m. at an Arvest Bank branch on Mabelvale Plaza Drive.

Bank employees called 911 and said the suspect was sitting in the lobby. He was still there when officers arrived.

Chatman was taken into custody without further incident. The weapon was also recovered..

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