(Decatur, IL) — On Tuesday morning just after 8:00 a.m. Decatur Police responded to an Armed Robbery call at Mid-Illinois Bank and Trust on North Water Street.
The lone suspect entered the business and demand money, after obtaining an undisclosed amount of cash the suspect fled on foot and was quickly located at a nearby motel and arrested. The suspect has been identified as James Allen Carr, 55 with a last known address in Oklahoma.
Carr was booked into the Macon County Jail on the charge of Armed Robbery. The Decatur Police Department and Federal Bureau of Investigation obtained a search warrant and evidence of the crime was located. The investigation is on-going and the Cromwell Radio News team will update the information when it becomes available.