- Associated Press - Thursday, October 20, 2016

ELDON, Mo. (AP) - A man charged with robbing a bank in Eldon in July has been arrested in Alabama.

The Jefferson City News-Tribune (https://bit.ly/2eKoZYQ ) reports that 52-year-old Russell Cooper was arrested Wednesday on a criminal warrant. Cooper was charged in September with one count of second-degree robbery for the July 18 robbery of Citizens Bank.

Miller County prosecuting attorney Benjamin Winfrey says Cooper is in custody in Alabama in lieu of $75,000 bond. Winfrey says Cooper has pending unrelated charges in Alabama.

It wasn’t immediately clear if Cooper has an attorney.


Information from: Jefferson City News Tribune, https://www.newstribune.com

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