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Police arrest suspect in Southside bank robbery

The Smith County Sheriff’s Department has Lee Ross Potter. The Smith County Sheriff’s Department has Lee Ross Potter.

Posted by Ellen Krafve - email

TYLER, TX (KLTV) - At around 5:00 p.m. Friday, deputies with the Smith County Sheriff's Department arrested Lee Ross Potter in connection to the robbery at the Southside Bank in Tyler earlier this week.

The robbery tool place inside at the Southside Bank inside the Brookshire's at Highway 64 west and the N Northwest Loop 323.

According to police, a man matching Potter's description went up to the bank's teller and handed them a note demanding money. The suspect then left on foot.

Potter will be held in the Smith County Jail pending arraignment.

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