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1 person in custody for Biloxi bank robbery

(Photo source: Biloxi Police Department) (Photo source: Biloxi Police Department)
(Photo source: Biloxi Police Department) (Photo source: Biloxi Police Department)
Brian Wesley Creel, 44. (Photo: Biloxi Police) Brian Wesley Creel, 44. (Photo: Biloxi Police)
BILOXI, MS (WLOX) -

Biloxi police are investigating a reported robbery at the Wells Fargo bank on Howard Ave. 

Lt. Chris DeBack said the suspect, an older man, walked into the bank around 1:15 p.m., and handed the teller a note demanding money. The man did not appear the have a weapon.

After obtaining cash from the teller, the suspect left the bank in an older model, blue, Dodge Dakota single-cab truck parked at Merit Health Biloxi. The vehicle appeared to have clear plastic covering the passenger side window.

Sometime around 5 p.m. Friday evening police located and identified the suspect as 44-year-old Brian Wesley Creel of Moss Point. Creel was arrested for robbery and taken to the Harrison County Jail, where he was issued a $250,000 bond. 

Anyone with information that could help with the investigation, is asked to call the Biloxi Police Department at 228-392-0641 or Crime Stoppers at 1-877-787-5898. 

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