Bank robbery suspect arrested after 3 week manhunt
LUDLOW, KY (FOX19) -
A 26-year-old man has been arrested following a Ludlow, Ky. bank
robbery after a three-week manhunt.
The robbery happened at approximately 2:17 p.m. on April 10.
Officers responded to the Huntington Bank located in the 300 block of Elm
Officers say that Matthew Wolfinbarger, 26, entered the bank and
demanded cash. Ludlow Police said no weapon was displayed and Wolfinbarger ran
off on foot with cash.
After viewing surveillance footage, police say they were able to
positively identify Wolfinbarger. Wolfinbarger is approximately 6-feet tall and
185 pounds. He has brown hair and blue eyes. Police say Wolfinbarger has
tattoos on his back, arm and behind the ear.
Wolfinbarger was arrested on Sunday night. Officers say he was the
passenger in a vehicle that was stopped for an unrelated charge.
Officers say that Wolfinbarger altered his appearance by having
two tattoos added to his face as well as a third on his neck. Police say he
also started using an alias.
Wolfinbarger is awaiting trial and is currently lodged in the
Hamilton County Jail. He will also be facing an extradition hearing in the near
future in order to return to Kentucky.