EBRSO identifies suspect in reported bank robbery on Siegen Ln.

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Ariana Triggs

UPDATE:

The East Baton Rouge Sheriff’s Office stated that 26-year-old Dillon Williams of Cedarcrest, Texas was arrested.

Photo courtesy of Jonah Gilmore

According to the East Baton Rouge Sheriff’s Office, the “suspect handed the teller a note, saying he had a weapon.”

The bank teller than gave the suspect an unknown amount of money.

Photos courtesy of Jonah Gilmore

Williams fled on foot and EBRSO said the suspect “ran into the Oakleigh apartments, jumped the gate and was arrested by an officer on the other side.”

UPDATE:

EBRSO said a suspect is in custody.

Photos courtesy of Jonah Gilmore

ORIGINAL:

The East Baton Rouge Sheriff’s Office said a bank robbery has occurred at a Regions Bank.

Photo courtesy of Tyler Waggenspack

The Regions Bank is located at 8756 Siegen Ln.

Motorists are encouraged to avoid the area at this time.

Witnesses say a helicopter was scene flying over the area.

We have someone on the scene and will bring further update as they become available.

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