TERRE HAUTE, Ind. (WIBQ) - Vigo County authorities have a suspect in a bank robbery. 40-year-old Travis Lawson, of Linton, Indiana is being held in the Vigo County Jail. He's accused of robbing the Terre Haute Savings Bank in Riley, Indiana on September 11.
The arrest is proof that Crime Stoppers works; detectives say it was a tip from Crime Stoppers that led them to Lawson. Lawson, who's been hiding out with friends since the robbery last month, reportedly admitted to the crime saying he did it to pay off his drug debts.