BRIEF: Arrest made in Jacksonville bank robbery
Feb 27, 2013 (The Florida Times-Union - McClatchy-Tribune Information Services via COMTEX) --
A 53-year-old man has been charged with a Jacksonville bank robbery that included a threat that the robber was armed.
Tracy Adam Farris was arrested Feb. 13 and is being held in the Duval County jail in lieu of $200,000 bail, according to jail records. Police said several anonymous tips led to the arrest.
After the Jan. 31 Bank of America robbery at 2709 Monument Road, a teller told police that a note said the assailant had a gun. The note also ordered that two bags be filled with money and no dye packs, a police report said.
The robber fled on foot.
The teller said he never saw a gun.
Dana Treen: (904) 359-4091
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