Man accused of robbing Wachovia Bank is in custody

by WLOX staff

BILOXI, MS (WLOX) - The man accused of robbing the Wachovia Bank in Biloxi is in custody. 35-year-old Jefferson Daniel Kontur was arrested in St. Paul Minnesota and is awaiting extradition back to South Mississippi.

Kontur allegedly walked into the Wachovia Bank on Pass Road September 10th demanding three thousand dollars and told the teller he had a gun but never showed it.

Kontur is also wanted for a November robbery in New Orleans.

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