Texarkana Police arrest suspect in Friday morning bank robbery


According to Texarkana, Ark. Police Department a suspect in a Friday morning bank robbery is in custody.

The robbery occurred at 9:18 a.m. this morning at Commercial National Bank, 224 E 4th Street, Texarkana, Arkansas.

According to Police, officers patrolling nearby were able to respond immediately to the area of the bank and captured the robbery suspect matching the description given as he departed the area.

He has been identified as John Robert Keith Daugherty, a 33 year old male, who holds a Texas Drivers License and an address in Azle, Texas.

Police Officers investigating the robbery recovered a sum of money, believed to have been taken in the robbery, from the suspects coat pocket. They have also recovered a robbery note left with the teller at the bank.

Interviews are currently being conducted of all witnesses and the suspect.

If you have information on this crime, or any other crime, please call TAPD, CID at (903) 798-3154.

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