Suspect arrested in Kokomo armed bank robbery
KOKOMO, Ind. (April 7, 2016)– Kokomo police arrested a man Thursday in connection with an armed bank robbery.
William Gudger, 34, of Kokomo, faces one count of robbery.
Officers were called to the Security Federal Savings bank around 3:30 p.m. Wednesday. Police say Gudger displayed a weapon when asked to remove his sunglasses. He demanded money and fired a single shot into the ground.
A customer suffered minor injuries and was treated on the scene.
The investigation is ongoing and police expect there to be additional charges.
Anyone with more information about this case is asked to contact Sgt. Jon Webster at (765) 456-7233, or the Kokomo Police Department Hotline at (765) 456-7017.
Anonymous tips can be submitted to Crime Stoppers at 1-800-222-TIPS.