Accused bank robber caught in cab
FORT WORTH, Texas - Police in Haltom City, Texas, say an accused bank robber was arrested minutes after the crime when he attempted to make a getaway in a taxi. Police said the suspect -- whose name was not released -- robbed a Wachovia Bank Monday in Haltom City and fled to nearby Fort Worth in a taxi cab, the Fort Worth Star Telegram reported Tuesday.
However, police pulled the cab over on Interstate 20 and arrested the passenger. The police said the driver was not involved in the crime. Investigators said they are trying to determine if the suspect also committed an earlier robbery at the same bank April 30.