3 arrested for reportedly robbing Whitney Bank in Aug. and Nov. of 2016

BATON ROUGE, LA (WAFB) - Three people have been arrested for the reported armed robbery of the Whitney Bank on Sherwood Forest Boulevard in August and November of 2016.

The arrests are the result of a lengthy investigation by Baton Rouge Police Armed Robbery Detectives and Special Agents with the Federal Bureau of Investigation - Baton Rouge Field Office. Investigators say these three people are responsible for the armed robberies that happened on August 10 and November 13 of 2016.

Those arrested are:

  • Asa Baker, 22
    • Armed robbery
  • Aranaye Clay, 22
    • Armed robbery
  • Courtney Johnson, 29
    • Armed robbery (2 counts)
    • Obstruction of justice

The three were arrested on Thursday, February 16 and were booked into the East Baton Rouge Parish Prison on the above charges.

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