A tip lead federal authorities to a man that is accused of robbing a Springfield area bank.
Police took Jared Turner into custody late Friday night. A former high school classmate identified Turner from a photo posted on various news sites and called police.
Turner is accused of entering the Great Southern Bank branch at 1615 West Sunshine on Friday around 10:15 a.m. and demanding money from the teller via note. He threatened to pull a weapon but didn’t actually show one during the robbery.
Investigators say Turner admitted robbing the bank of three thousand dollars.
He is in the Greene County Jail.