Police arrest bank robber who fell in a river

(WDTN Photo/ Dominic Wilson)

DAYTON, Ohio (WDTN) –  Police arrested a man who they say robbed a bank and fell into the river Friday.

Police say the man robbed the Huntington Bank in Franklin, fled on a bicycle, then the man fell down an embankment into the river on south river street and floated about half a mile down river.

Police were able to arrest him and he was taken to the hospital with minor injuries and they are now searching the river bank for a weapon and the money taken from the bank.

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