UPDATE: Elderly man accused of bank robbery

SHREVEPORT, LA (KSLA) – The suspect in the robbery and bomb threat of a Shreveport bank is 71 year old Nolan Williams.  Williams is accused of robbing Community Trust Bank on Travis Street in downtown Shreveport Friday afternoon.  Police say he threatened tellers with a package he claimed had a bomb inside.

Shortly after the robbery, an officer spotted a man fitting the robber's description.  Investigators say they found the stolen money on the suspect.  Williams is charged with one count of armed robbery.

With the help of a robot, crews were available to unwrap the package and found that it contained an aerosol can.

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