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Suspect arrested in Florence bank robbery case

Bank Independent, Cox Creek Parkway branch. (Source: WAFF) Bank Independent, Cox Creek Parkway branch. (Source: WAFF)
Surveillance photo from the First Metro Bank robbery on July 3. (Source: Florence PD) Surveillance photo from the First Metro Bank robbery on July 3. (Source: Florence PD)
Timothy Bryan Standfield (Source: Florence Police Department) Timothy Bryan Standfield (Source: Florence Police Department)
Security video from one of the robberies. (Source: Florence Police Department) Security video from one of the robberies. (Source: Florence Police Department)
FLORENCE, AL (WAFF) -

Florence Police have made an arrest in connection to a bank robbery that happened on Saturday.

It happened at the Bank Independent on Cox Creek Parkway just before 1 p.m. right before the bank was set to close.

Investigators on the scene said the suspect walked in wearing a hooded jacket, sunglasses, and a bandanna covering their face. The suspect was reportedly last seen heading north on County Road 47. Police are looking for a four door, dark blue, pick-up truck with an Alabama "A" in the back window.

According to investigators, the suspects fit a similar description of another Florence bank robbery. It happened at the First Metro Bank on July 3.

Timothy Bryan Standfield was arrested and charged with 3 counts of robbery. He was charged with Saturday's robbery of Bank Independent, July's robbery of the First Metro Bank, and the robbery of Bank Independent on Darby Drive in March.

According to Florence Police, additional charges are likely in other jurisdictions. Standfield was taken into custody without incident.

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