EBRSO apprehends suspect in attempted robbery at local bank

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Crystal Whitman-Barrow

East Baton Rouge Sheriff’s Detectives received a call about an attempted bank robbery a little after 9:30 a.m. on Tuesday morning.

According to EBRSO, “the suspect entered the bank and gave the teller a note asking for money.”

Authorities said the bank teller responded by asking the suspect to leave the First Business Bank.

Sheriff’s arrived at the First Business Bank at 11307 Coursey Blvd. and “the suspect was taken into custody shortly thereafter,” according to the East Baton Rouge Sheriff’s Office.

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