Man arrested for trying to rob Holt bank, deputies say

Huntington Bank on South Cedar Street in Holt (WILX)
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HOLT, MI (WILX) -- A man is in behind bars after deputies say he tried to rob a bank in Holt.

The Ingham County Sheriff's Office responded to a report of an attempted bank robbery at the Huntington Bank, 2285 Cedar Street in Holt around 1:45 p.m. on Thursday, Oct. 17.

The man entered the bank and demanded cash from clerks, police said.

He did not make a mention of having a weapon.

Deputies responded to the scene and discovered the suspect was still inside the bank.

He was arrested without incident.

The 28-year-old Ohio man is currently in the Ingham County Jail.

No one was hurt in the incident.

Deputies discovered the man had a knife on him at the time of the arrest.

His name will not be released until he's arraigned.

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