Bandits Hit Jonesboro Bank

MAY 25, 2004 - Posted at 2:13 p.m. CDT

JONESBORO, AR - Jonesboro police at this hour are investigating the apparent armed robbery of a Jonesboro bank.

Few details are available at this time, but K8 News has learned that at least one armed person robbed, or attempted to rob, the Southern Bank of Commerce on Nettleton Avenue.  The event occured at approximately 1:15 p.m.

The same bank was robbed in March of 2003.

K8 News has a crew at the scene and will have more information as it becomes available.