WKU Public Radio News Staff
Thu October 3, 2013
Elderly Woman Robs BG Bank, Is Caught in Bathroom
A 73 year old Bowling Green woman is under arrest for allegedly robbing the First Security Bank on Scottsville Road in the city Wednesday afternoon. Police arrested her in the bathroom of a nearby car dealership.
Police say Sadie Stella Capps allegedly went into the bank around 3:00 and demanded money. She reportedly said she had a weapon but police say a weapon was never seen.
Officer Ronnie Ward said Capps left the bank on foot and began walking south on Scottsville Road. She walked into Campbell Chevrolet where police found her hiding in the bathroom. Police say their K9 unit helped find her. She's now in the Warren County Regional Jail charged with robbery.