OSHP: Bank robbery suspect nabbed in field

By Tom Barr - tbarr@wnewsj.com

ADAMS TOWNSHIP — A traffic stop Tuesday led to the arrest of a man authorities believe to be the suspect in a bank robbery.

After stopping a vehicle at Ohio 380 and Lebanon Road in Clinton County, a man exited the vehicle and fled across a field, according to Sgt. Bob Burd of the Ohio State Highway Patrol Wilmington Post, who was on the scene.

OSHP troopers and Clinton County Sheriff’s officers, along with a helicopter, searched for the man and made an arrest at around 7 p.m. in the Sligo area of Adams Township.

No other details are available at this time, including the suspect’s name or information about the robbery, for which there was a warrant for the suspect who was arrested.




By Tom Barr