APD: Suspect in Alexandria bank robbery turns himself in - KALB-TV News Channel 5 & CBS 2

APD: Suspect in Alexandria bank robbery turns himself in

Posted: Updated:

ALEXANDRIA, La. (KALB News Channel 5) The Alexandria Police Dept. reports a suspect in the November 14 Chase bank robbery has turned himself in.

According to The Alexandria Police Department, on November 14, at approximately 9:30 a.m., APD was dispatched to the 3800 black of Jackson Street in reference to a possible robbery. APD said the officers contacted a bank official at Chase Bank, who advised them the bank had just been robbed. According to APD, a black male handed the clerk a note demanding money, and then left on foot headed toward the Parliament Street area. The suspect was described as a tall, slender black male, wearing a tan or light brown jacket with a camouflage hood.

APD said this case is still under investigation, and anyone with information about the crime is asked to contact them.

Update:

According to APD, a suspect has been developed in this case. The Alexandria Police and the FBI Safe Streets Task Force worked together to identify Jamaris Gray as the person who robbed the bank. APD said Gray turned himself in to the FBI in San Diego, Ca. on November 20 at 12 p.m. central time. APD said Gray is in the process of being extradited back to Louisiana.

  • Most Popular StoriesMost Popular StoriesMore>>

  • Colfax woman charged after hiding marijuana in tree

    Colfax woman charged after hiding marijuana in tree

    Thursday, April 17 2014 5:20 PM EDT2014-04-17 21:20:39 GMT
    GRANT PARISH, La. (KALB News Channel 5) - A Colfax woman is behind bars, charged with Attempting to Take Contraband Into a Penal Institution.More >>
    GRANT PARISH, La. (KALB News Channel 5) - A Colfax woman is behind bars, charged with Attempting to Take Contraband Into a Penal Institution.More >>
  • Man accused of stealing crawfish from traps

    Man accused of stealing crawfish from traps

    Thursday, April 17 2014 12:25 PM EDT2014-04-17 16:25:45 GMT
    CROWLEY, La. (AP) - Louisiana Wildlife and Fisheries agents have arrested a 39-year-old Crowley man who is accused of stealing crawfish from traps in an Acadia Parish pond. Sheriff Wayne Melancon saidMore >>
    CROWLEY, La. (AP) - Louisiana Wildlife and Fisheries agents have arrested a 39-year-old Crowley man who is accused of stealing crawfish from traps in an Acadia Parish pond.More >>
  • APD Looking For Missing Teen

    APD Looking For Missing Teen

    Thursday, April 17 2014 9:11 AM EDT2014-04-17 13:11:22 GMT
    ALEXANDRIA, La. (KALB Newschannel 5)--Alexandria police are asking for the public's help to locate a runaway juvenile. According to the Alexandria Police Department, 16-year-old Angel Ramirez leftMore >>
    ALEXANDRIA, La. (KALB Newschannel 5)--Alexandria police are asking for the public's help to locate a runaway juvenile. More >>
Powered by WorldNow
Powered by WorldNow
All content © Copyright 2000 - 2014 WorldNow and KALB. All Rights Reserved.
For more information on this site, please read our Privacy Policy and Terms of Service.