Posted by Betsy Martin l email
JACKSON, MS (WLBT) - WLBT has this update concerning a couple arrested for robbing a bank in Hattiesburg Friday.
It turns out that 31-year-old Michael Watson and 26 year old Nikki Watson of Tennessee are wanted for a string of bank robberies, including one in Lincoln, Nebraska.
Their most recent hold-up in Hattiesburg occurred at BancorpSouth. In that case, Michael Watson is charged with armed robbery, and his wife with being an accessory.
The two passed the teller a note demanding money and threatening to use a handgun. However, they were captured a few blocks away with the stolen money and an exploded dye pack.