Tribal schools were placed on lockdown as Choctaw Police officers searched for a bank robbery suspect Tuesday.
Tribal Officials said Choctaw Police responded to a robbery at Trustmark Bank – Choctaw Branch located at the Choctaw Town Center, Tuesday March 19.
According to Tribal Officials the suspect fled on foot forcing a lockdown of nearby tribal schools in the area.
Choctaw Police apprehended the suspect and one accomplice, both are in custody.
The robbery is under investigation.