815 Wheeler Ave.

Huntsville, Alabama  35801


Henry Reyes                              Wendell Johnson

    Acting Chief of Police               Public Affairs Administrator

(256) 427-7001                       (256) 427-7043  

      Special Operations             North Precinct              West Precinct        South Precinct
         (256) 427-7157               (256) 746-4111           (256) 427-5461     (256) 213-4503


Suspect in Bank Robbery Turns Himself into Police


Huntsville, Alabama (March 12, 2007) Huntsville Police say the man who allegedly robbed a Huntsville bank on Saturday turned himself in on Sunday night. North Precinct Investigator Chris Hines said 54-year-old William Johnston III of Huntsville was booked into the Madison County Metro Jail Sunday night. He is charged with Robbery 1st Degree. Johnston allegedly gave a note to a bank teller demanding $3,000. He then left the Wachovia bank located at 2525 North Memorial Parkway with an unknown amount of cash.