Bank robbery suspect arrested after search in Great Miami River - Cincinnati News, FOX19-WXIX TV

Bank robbery suspect arrested after search in Great Miami River

Robert Lucas (Warren County Jail) Robert Lucas (Warren County Jail)
FRANKLIN, OH (FOX19) -

A suspect in a Franklin, OH, bank robbery is in custody after being pulled him from the Great Miami River.

Huntington National Bank on Main Street was robbed just before 3 p.m. Friday, police said.

According to police, the suspect, 49-year-old Robert Lucas, entered the building with a gun and left with an undisclosed amount of money.

Police and K9 units were able to track down Lucas to the Great Miami River, where he jumped in.

Lucas was removed from the river taken into custody. 

The investigation is ongoing.

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