Suspect arrested for armed bank robbery


CHAMPAIGN — Police have made an arrest in an armed bank robbery. The heist happened about 12:20 pm,  Tuesday, August 30, at the Central Illinois Bank, in the 300-block of West Springfield.

40-year old Carlos Davis is accused of entering the bank, inferring he had a weapon then demanding and fleeing with an undisclosed amount of money.

Monday, authorities say police spotted Davis in traffic and followed him until they could make a secure stop. About 2:25 pm, he was arrested without incident near the corner of Haines and Prospect.

He’s being held on $100,000 bond for aggravated robbery. Officials say the case is still under investigation.

Anyone with additional information is asked to call Crime Stoppers. You can remain anonymous and may earn a cash reward. 

(217) 373 – TIPS 
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