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Police arrest Great Falls bank robbery suspect

Posted at 8:42 AM, Apr 18, 2018
and last updated 2018-04-18 10:42:49-04

GREAT FALLS – A man was arrested on Tuesday after reportedly robbing a bank in downtown Great Falls.

According to the Great Falls Police Department, dispatch received a 911 call from a teller at Stockman Bank located at 25 5th St. N.

A photo from the bank’s surveillance video system was shared with a patrol team searching the area.

Within about 20 minutes of the initial report, an officer located the suspect in the 300 block of 1st Avenue South, where he was taken into custody.

Police said that actions by the bank employees helped identify the suspect very quickly.

No injuries were reported during the incident.