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The original item was published from 5/2/2008 8:34:01 AM to 5/4/2008 12:00:07 AM.

Police Department

Posted on: April 28, 2008

[ACTIVE] BANK ROBBERY - 0804-5014

On Friday, April 25, 2008 at 2:58pm,the Plant City Police Department
received a holdup alarm call from Sunshine State Federal Bank located at
102 W. Baker St. Plant City.

Upon arrival of the first officer on scene, police were told the suspect(s)
fled the area in a silver Volkswagen Passat. Officers checking the area
located the vehicle at N. Frankin St.and W. Baker St. When the suspect(s)
saw the police officer behind him he exited the vehicle and fled on foot
running north from the traffic stop.

After a brief foot pursuit, the suspect was subsequently caught and
taken into custody without incident.

The suspect was identified as Henry Kennedy Evans,(25) of 4311 5th St.
,Zephyrhills, as the person who walked into the bank and handed the teller a
note demanding money.

Evans was charged with one count of Bank Robbery and Resisting Arrest. He
was also arrested for an outstanding warrant for bank robbery from Pasco
County on the previous day. The undisclosed amount of currency taken
from the robbery was recovered on the suspect.

Evans was transported to Hillsborough County Jail for booking awaiting his
first appearance. If anyone with information regarding the bank robbery,
they are asked to call the Plant City Police Department at 813-
757-9200.

City of Plant City 302 W. Reynolds St P.O. Box C Plant City, Fl. 33563 Ph: (813) 659-4200
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