Bank Robbery Arrest

An arrest had been made in a Forest, Miss., bank robbery. 24-year-old William Charles Shephard of Forest is charged in the July 22 hold-up.

Shephard is being held at the Scott County Jail under $100,000 bond. He is accused of pointing a pistol at a teller and stealing more than $6,000 from The Citizens Bank.

Investigators say a tip helped them identify a suspect. Shephard was taken into custody without incident at his home.


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