Arrest made in Warner Robins credit union robbery

bpurser@macon.comMay 8, 2013 

Michael Anthony Bartley

WARNER ROBINS -- A suspect in Monday afternoon’s robbery of the HEA Federal Credit Union is in custody.

Michael Anthony Bartley, 35, of Warner Robins, was arrested Tuesday night in the 500-block of Smithville Church Road by Warner Robins police and Houston County sheriff’s deputies. He was being held Wednesday at the Houston County jail on a charge of robbery by intimidation, a Warner Robins police news release said.

Bartley is accused of coming into the credit union on Osigian Boulevard shortly after 2 p.m. Monday, handing the teller a note demanding money and running away.

Tabitha Pugh, public information officer for Warner Robins police, previously stated in a text that the suspect did not show a weapon.

Police were dispatched to the robbery at 2:18 p.m.

To contact writer Becky Purser, call 256-9559.

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