815 Wheeler Avenue      Huntsville, Alabama  35801

Mark Hudson
Interim Chief of Police
(256) 427-7001
Harry Hobbs
Communications Relations Officer
(256) 427-7043


Suspect Arrested and Charged in BB&T Bank Robbery


Huntsville, Alabama (September 15, 2011) On September 15, 2011, members of the Huntsville Police Departments Robbery Task Force arrested 37 y/o David Lee Johnson of Indiana for yesterday’s bank robbery of the BB&T Bank at 4955 University Drive.  The suspect has been charged with 1 Count of Robbery 1st Degree. He was taken into custody at a local hotel by the U.S. Marshal Gulf Coast Regional Fugitive Task Force and the HPD Robbery Task Force.  David Lee Johnson is a fugitive from Indiana and authorities have been contacted regarding his arrest. The suspect was booked into the Madison County Metro Jail on a $60,000 bond.