Local man arrested for robbery in Florence

Posted by Amber Jenkins- email

FLORENCE. KY (FOX19)-- Police have mad an arrest in a bank robbery that occurred Thursday morning.

Around 9:45am, a male walked into the Advantage Bank located at the 7500 block of Dixie Highway in Florence.

The man then handed the teller a note and stated the he had a gun and demanded money. After the robber got the cash, he fled in a vehicle away from the scene.

Police were able to catch up with the vehicle on Turkeyfoot Road after a broadcast was put out with the description of the car.

28-year-old Ezekial Gray from Cincinnati  was arrested and charged with 1st degree Robbery.