SWANSEA, Ill. (KSDK) - Police captured and arrested a man following a bank robbery and short pursuit that ended at a cornfield Tuesday afternoon.
After a man robbed the Bank of O'Fallon in the 900 block of Lincoln Tuesday morning, O'Fallon police chased and attempted to stop him on Frank Scott Parkway, but he was able to maneuver out of it and sped off on Route 159.
Belleville Police found the car on Smelting Works Road at Muni Road parked near a cornfield.
After a two-hour search for the robber, police caught and arrested a man. Police have not yet released his identification and no charges have been filed.