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Man charged in connection to South County bank robbery in 2016

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Eric Mitchell, 44, is being charged with one count of first degree robbery.(Credit: St. Louis County PD) Eric Mitchell, 44, is being charged with one count of first degree robbery.(Credit: St. Louis County PD)
(Credit: St. Louis County Police Department) (Credit: St. Louis County Police Department)
SOUTH ST. LOUIS COUNTY (KMOV.com) -

A 44-year-old man has been charged in connection to an armed robbery that took place in 2016 at a South County bank.

On November 25, 2016, around 11 a.m. police were called out about a bank robbery at Reliance Bank located at 5401 Lindbergh Boulevard. Investigators determined a suspect entered into the bank wielding a gun. After jumping on the counter, he demanded money and was provided with an undisclosed amount of money before leaving.

No employees were injured in the incident. 

On March 22, 2018 the St. Louis County Prosecuting Attorney's Office charged Eric Mitchell of St. Louis, with one count of first degree robbery and armed criminal action. 

A probable cause statement read that shortly after the incident, police recovered the suspect vehicle and found the mask used by the robbery. A DNA CODIS hit from the mask came back to Mitchell. 

Mitchell is being held on a $200,000 cash only bond. 

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