Suspected bank robber arrested in Nashville

Posted at 10:40 PM, May 03, 2021
and last updated 2021-05-03 23:48:11-04

NASHVILLE, Tenn. (WTVF) — A suspected bank robber was arrested in Nashville.

Metro Police officers arrested 32-year-old Justin Hickman in the Music Row area Monday.

Justin Hickman

They say he was armed with a knife when he robbed First Bank on West End Avenue shortly after 2 p.m. Police say he is being charged federally.

Officers shared a picture of the bags of cash and jacket he threw down just before his arrest.

Police say a bank robbery suspect dropped bags of cash before being arrested. Photo: MNPD