Doniphan attempted robbery suspect arrested in Mississippi

Patrick Newman (Source: Missouri State Highway Patrol)
Patrick Newman (Source: Missouri State Highway Patrol)

DONIPHAN, MO (KAIT)– A man accused of attempted robbery at a Ripley County bank has beenarrested in Mississippi.

According to the MissouriHighway Patrol, officers in Tippah County, Mississippi arrested Patrick EugeneNewman late Sunday night.  Missouripolice were looking for the man they say attempted to rob the People'sCommunity Bank in Doniphan on November 30.

Newman wasidentified by police as the man in surveillance photos released to the publicSunday afternoon.

Newman is chargedwith attempted robbery and making terroristic threats.  His bond was set at $5,000.

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