UPDATE: Suspect charged in April 2021 bank robbery in Providence

Man already is in jail on another charge

UPDATE POSTED 2 P.M. FEB. 15, 2022

PROVIDENCE, Ky. (WTVQ) – In an update from a case 10 months ago, Kentucky State Police Post 2 Detective Billy Over obtained an arrest warrant on Matthew Lee Arthur, 28, of Dawson Springs, Ky. On February 15, 2022, Arthur was charged with Robbery 1st degree in reference to the robbery that occurred on April, 5, 2021, at Planter’s Bank in Providence, Ky.  Arthur is currently incarcerated at Luther Luckett Correctional Complex in Lagrange, Ky, for previous unrelated convictions.  The investigation remains ongoing.


PROVIDENCE, Ky. (WTVQ) – Kentucky State Police are looking for a man investigators say robbed a bank Monday afternoon in Providence.

KSP says a man walked-in to the Planters Bank wearing a hoodie and mask, implied he had a gun, demanded money, got it and left.

State Police say it happened around 2:30 p.m.  They say the suspect was last seen near Westerfield Drive in Providence.

Anyone with information about the suspect’s whereabouts is asked to contact KSP at 270-676-3313.

Planters Bank/Kentucky State Police

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