Police arrest suspect in MC Bank robbery

Barry Gilmore (Source: St. Mary Parish Sheriff's Office)
Barry Gilmore (Source: St. Mary Parish Sheriff's Office)

MORGAN CITY, LA (WAFB) - Authorities said a suspect was arrested Thursday morning in connection with a bank robbery that happened Tuesday.

The St. Mary Parish Sheriff's Office reported Barry Gilmore will face robbery charges. Deputies said he was taken into custody after being found at a business on LA 182 in Morgan City.

The Morgan City Police Department made the arrest. Detectives reported finding some of the stolen cash.

The MC Bank on Southeast Boulevard in Bayou Vista was robbed around 11 a.m. Tuesday

Deputies said the masked bank robber walked in, demanded money from a teller and got away with an undisclosed amount of cash.

No injuries were reported.

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