HOOVER, Ala. (WIAT) – A suspect has been taken into custody in connection with a robbery at a Hoover branch of Regions Bank.
Eric Nilse Thomas, a 49-year-old from Alabaster, was taken into custody on Friday and charged with two counts of first degree robbery.
His bond was set at $120,000.
According to a release from the Hoover Police Department, Thomas’ arrest was a result of a tip to Crime Stoppers.
Police credit the quick circulation of the photo of the man as the reason for the prompt location and arrest of Thomas.
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