Police Arrest Suspect in Last Week's Bank Robbery in Marengo


MARENGO -- The man accused of robbing the First Savings Bank in Marengo Friday afternoon is in custody.

State Police arrested 44-year-old Jason Elliot of Ramsey at his Jill Circle home over the weekend after receiving a tip on social media.

Investigators believe Elliot also robed the Stock Yards Bank in Austin back in July.

He’s being held without bond on felony counts of robbery and theft.

The investigation is on-going.