NORTHERN KENTUCKY (FOX19) - The "Sock Hat Bandit" was sentenced to 121 months in prison for the string of bank robberies in the Tri-State last summer.
Brian Parnell was indicted on three counts for a series of robberies in Northern Kentucky. He is accused of robbing the U.S. Bank in Hebron, the Fifth Third Bank in Bellevue and the Fifth Third Bank in Independence.
Covington Police arrested Parnell last June after he tried to elude officers following the alleged bank robbery in Independence.
Parnell, of Dayton, will also have to participate in a 500-hour Residential Drug Abuse Program and in a job skills and/or vocational training programs, according to court documents.