Attempted bank robber arrested in Petersburg

Posted by Terry Alexander

PETERSBURG, VA (WWBT) - A quick arrest after an attempted bank robbery in Petersburg.

Police say 64 year Jackie Jones gave a note to a teller at the BB&T bank on East Washington Street Tuesday morning.

Within four minutes of a 911 call for help, Jones was arrested outside the bank.

He's now being held without bond at the Petersburg City Jail.

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