HUNTSVILLE, AL (WAFF) - The Huntsville Police Department has arrested a Birmingham-area man who is a bank robbery suspect in Lexington, Kentucky.
Huntsville officers were investigating a call at approximately 8 a.m. Wednesday involving a man sleeping in a vehicle at a parking lot at University Drive and Paramount Drive. The man was identified as 26-six year old Maxwell W. Hayslip of Irondale.
He was arrested for a drug possession charge at that time. During the process of the arrest, officers say they discovered possible evidence of other crimes, which prompted them to contact Lexington, Kentucky authorities.
Investigators began communicating with them and confirmed Hayslip was the offender in a bank robbery case in their jurisdiction.
Hayslip is in the Madison County jail at this time waiting for extradition to face charges in Lexington.