Police Arrest Bank Robbery Suspect

BELMONT, N.C. — Police arrested a suspected bank robbery suspect.  Investigators say Quinton Tennell was arrested in Anson County for allegedly robbing a SunTrust Bank.  

Officers spotted Tennell’s getaway vehicle several miles away from the bank and conducted a traffic stop.  After searching the vehicle, they found approximately $3,000, the note he allegedly gave to the teller and an air soft pistol.  Tennell was immediately taken into custody.

Police later determined Tennell was also responsible for robbing a Wells Fargo in Belmont.  He is facing several felony charges.