Police: Bank robbery thwarted

Bank Robbery_-6906903225607500355
NORTH LITTLE ROCK, AR – North Little Rock Police say they were tipped-off to a potential bank robbery Thursday and were able to arrest a suspect who they think was about to do it.

The NLR PD and agents with the ATF secured the bank and the surrounding area. At 2:45pm, 41-year-old Reginald Tayborn was arrested. Police say they found a .38 cal revolver, a ski mast, and a pair of gloves in Tayborn’s vehicle.

Tayborn was charged in Federal Court with being a felon in possession of a firearm. Investigation is ongoing and additional charges are possible in regards to conspiracy to commit bank robbery.

Copyright 2020 Nexstar Broadcasting, Inc. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten, or redistributed.

More Don't Miss

Trending Stories