Police have arrested a Madison man in connection with a Belleville bank robbery.
Suntez L. Pasley, 45, was charged with aggravated robbery and resisting a police officer, according to a Belleville police news release. Police say Pasley robbed a Regions Bank on July 22 in Belleville.
He allegedly walked into the bank, handed the teller a note and a bag and demanded money. Pasley fled after the teller filled the bag with cash, police said.
Pasley was originally held Wednesday on an unrelated outstanding warrant for a parole violation. As of Friday afternoon, Pasley was still booked in the St. Clair County Jail, in lieu of $150,000 bail.
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Regions Banks around the St. Louis metro area have seen at least seven robberies in 2017 so far. The bank is offering a $5,000 reward for any information that leads to an arrest in the robberies.