Officials Arrest 74-Year-Old Man for Trying to Rob Bank
Martinsville, VA - Officials arrested an elderly man after police say he tried to rob a bank in Martinsville Monday afternoon.
Police say John Andrew Bowles, 74, walked into the BB&T on Ellsworth Street around 1:30 p.m. and handed the teller a note.
He was later caught a few blocks away.
Bowles has been charged with one count of robbery.
There's no word if he got any money in the robbery.