Byram bank robbery suspects in court Monday - - Jackson, MS

Byram bank robbery suspects in court Monday

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BYRAM, MS (Mississippi News Now) -

Bond has been set at $500,000 each for two men arrested Friday for holding up a Byram bank.

Courtney Deshone Jones, 22, and Earnest Linwood Hinds, 23, both of Jackson, appeared in Byram Municipal Court Monday morning.

The men are accused of robbing the Copiah Bank on Terry Road.

Police say three men entered the bank wearing masks and armed with guns.

After taking off with the cash, they led police on a chase.

One was captured, another sparked a three-hour manhunt.

Police are still searching for the third suspect, 24 year old Rafeal Demond Bennett of Jackson.

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