Bainbridge bank robber sentenced

Bainbridge bank robber sentenced

BAINBRIDGE, GA (WALB) - A Bainbridge man who held up a bank with a BB gun he had painted is heading to federal prison. Ryan Harris was sentenced to 41 months by Judge Leslie J. Abrams, in Macon.

He pleaded guilty to robbing the family bank on east College Street in July 2015, by pointing a gun at tellers and forcing them to fill up a backpack with cash.

Responding officers spotted Harris, as he was running.

He initially got away, but was taken into custody a short time later.

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