ST. LOUIS COUNTY (KSDK) – A man allegedly tried to rob a bank Saturday but was arrested nearby five minutes later.

It happened at approximately 10:30 a.m. at the US Bank at 11100 Larimore Road. The suspect implied that he had a weapon, prompting the cashier to hand him an undisclosed amount of cash. He walked away, but was spotted five minutes later by police.

He was taken into custody without incident, and is currently being questioned. No charges have been filed.

No additional information was immediately available.

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