Authorities are investigating an armed bank robbery that occurred in Jackson moments ago.
The incident happened at approximately 4:15 PM.
Police tell TLS the suspect entered the TD Bank and demanded money while displaying a knife. He then fled the bank with an undisclosed amount of money.
TLS has learned that while fleeing, the armed suspect – reportedly wearing a ski mask – was spotted by a Jackson police officer who got out of his vehicle and began chasing the suspect.
Other officers joined from another direction and spotted the suspect emerging from backyards and running into a home. The suspect was arrested at the home moments later.
Jackson and Lakewood Police – assisted by K9 Mello – and CSI are investigating.