Arrest made in College Drive bank robbery

Baton Rouge Police arrested a 56-year-old man accused of robbing a Capital One Bank on College Drive Thursday.

Luther Smith, 2360 Balis Drive, was arrested and booked into Parish Prison on one count of armed robbery around 11 p.m. Thursday after Crime Stoppers received a tip late in the evening.

The robbery occurred at just before 2 p.m. when a man walked into the bank, handed a bank teller a note demanding money and showed a gun he had tucked into the waistband of his pants. He took an undisclosed amount of money before running out of the bank.