Man accused of robbing Milledgeville bank arrested

A Sparta man has been charged with robbery by intimidation in connection with a Tuesday robbery at Midsouth Credit Union in Milledgeville, according to the Baldwin County Sheriff’s Office.

Capt. Chris Spires said deputies arrested 20-year-old Marcel Mitchell just after 4 p.m. Wednesday.Mitchell entered the bank at 375 Hammock Road in Milledgeville about 4 p.m. Tuesday, Spires said, and gave a bank teller a note demanding money but did not display a weapon. The teller gave Mitchell an undisclosed amount of money, and he left the bank, Spires said.

Several tips from the community led to Mitchell’s arrest, Spires said.