Shepherdsville bank robbery suspect captured within minutes - WDRB 41 Louisville News

Shepherdsville bank robbery suspect captured within minutes

Posted: Updated:

LOUISVILLE, KY. (WDRB) -- The suspect in a bank robbery in Shepherdsville was captured within minutes after leaving the bank.

The robbery happened at 11:18 a.m. at the First Federal Savings Bank in the 300 block of Buckman Street.  Shepherdsville Police say the suspect "became physical" with a teller and demanded money.

The suspect left the bank before police arrived, but was involved in "an altercation" with a Bullitt County Sheriff's Deputy at the Judicial Center.  57-year-old Jackie Pruitt of Shepherdsville was arrested and charged with robbery.

Copyright 2013 WDRB News.  All Rights Reserved.

  • Closed CaptioningMore>>

  • Closed Captioning Message

    Thanks to a grant from Norton Healthcare, this story and others are available in real-time closed captioning on WDRB.
    Thanks to a grant from Norton Healthcare, this story and others are available in real-time closed captioning on WDRB.More >>
Powered by WorldNow
All content © Copyright 2000 - 2014 WorldNow and WDRB. All Rights Reserved. For more information on this site, please read our Privacy Policy and Terms of Service.