Updated Feb 28, 2013 - 1:32 pm
Police arrest 2 for Tucson bank robbery
TUCSON, Ariz. -- Authorities said two men suspected in the armed robbery of a Tucson bank are in custody.
Tucson police said Thursday that 20-year-old Evan Curtis Hill and 48-year-old John Murphy each have been booked into the Pima County Jail on suspicion of armed robbery and aggravated robbery.
Both men were arrested after a chase through the city's midtown area.
Police said a 911 call came in just before noon Wednesday about an armed robbery at the Bank of the West.
Witnesses say a man entered the bank with a handgun, demanded money and left with an undisclosed amount of cash.
Police said an officer spotted a vehicle in the area believed to be linked to the robbery and gave chase.