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Bank Robbery suspect arrested

September 3, 2002

 -Albany- An Albany man wanted for robbing a bank got a rude awakening Tuesday morning. Sheriff's Deputies arrested the suspect while he was sleeping in an East Albany motel.

Dougherty County Sheriff's officers arrested 27 year old Antonio Hayes at 7:30 at the Econo Lodge Inn and Suites on East Ogelthorpe Boulevard. Hayes is charged with robbing the SunTrust Bank on Mock Road August 10th.

Investigators say a man with a gun tried to rob two tellers as they were walking between the bank's main office and their drive-thru. The tellers had no money, and the gunman ran off. Hayes is being held in the Dougherty County Jail.