Suspect In East Texas Bank Robberies Dead In North Carolina

A man suspected in the robbery of at least one bank in East Texas has died in a North Carolina hospital.  The FBI believes Alfred Paul Paulson of Flint is the man seen in survelliance video from a bank robbery at the Regions Bank in Gresham July 10th.

Polson was arrested Wednesday in connection with a bank robbery in Kill Devil Hills, North Carolina. Paulson allegedly tried to commit suicide after his arrest in North Carolina and died this morning from those injuries. Local authorities say in addition to the Gresham robbery, they are still trying to determine if Paulson may be responsible for the robbery of a second Regions Bank in Tyler.