OCEAN SPRINGS, Miss.- A morning bank robbery and subsequent massive manhunt in Ocean Springs, led to the arrest of two Fort Myers residents today, according to CBS affiliate WLOX.
Ocean Springs Police believe a husband and wife robbed The First Bank this morning. Heather Landrum is in the Ocean Springs Jail, with bond set at $50,000. Police say the other suspect, Donald Landrum, Jr, is also in custody, after an eight-hour search.
Jackson County law enforcement searched the area near Highway 63 and I-10 by helicopter, and on the ground with K9s.
Heather Landrum is accused of walking into The First Bank and handing a teller a note demanding money. Police say Heather Landrum took off in a green Dodge van, with Donald Landrum behind the wheel.
A police officer spotted them on I-10. They arrested Heather Landrum at that time, but her husband allegedly took off on foot into the woods.