Third Byram bank robbery suspect arrested - - Jackson, MS

Third Byram bank robbery suspect arrested

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BYRAM, MS (Mississippi News Now) -

The third man wanted in Friday's bank heist in Byram was arrested Tuesday morning by the U.S. Marshal's Fugitive Task Force.

Rafeal Demond Bennett, 24, was taken into custody at a relative's home in Jackson.

Judge Dale Schwindaman set bond for Bennett at $500,000.

Bennett is being held at the Hinds County Detention Center in Raymond.

Bond was also set Monday at $500,000 for each of Bennett's accomplices, Courtney Deshone Jones, 22, and 23-year-old Earnest Linwood Hinds.

The trio is accused of robbing the Copiah Bank on Terry Road.

All three men are from Jackson.

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