Arrest made in Prattville bank robbery

Arrest made in Prattville bank robbery
Monty Clayton Lynch (Source: Prattville Police Department)

PRATTVILLE, Ala. (WSFA) - A man has been arrested in connection with a bank robbery that happened Monday in Prattville.

The robbery happened at First Community Bank on East Main Street.

According to the Prattville Police Department, police investigators and Montgomery County Sheriff’s Office investigators arrested Monty Clayton Lynch, 49, in Montgomery on robbery charges.

On Monday, police reported a suspect walked into the bank at 12:25 p.m., produced a note to an employee demanding money, and fled on foot with an undisclosed amount of cash.

Police Chief Mark Thompson said there were no injuries or weapons reported during the robbery.

The suspect in an Aug. 12 Prattville bank robbery.
The suspect in an Aug. 12 Prattville bank robbery. (Source: Prattville Police Department)

Police determined that the suspect fled in a black extended cab Ford F-150 pickup truck. The vehicle was believed to have been occupied by at least two suspects. No information was available on any other possible suspects following Lynch’s arrest.

Police said the investigation is ongoing. Anyone with information is asked to call Prattville Police Department at 334-595-0208.

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