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The Madison County Sheriff’s Office has reported that four individuals have been arrested in connection with the Friday, Aug. 25 robbery of the Wells Fargo Bank, located at 200 W Base St., in Madison. The suspects fled the bank with an undisclosed amount of US currency in a gold Toyota sedan, which was located on I-10 traveling in a easterly direction. The suspect vehicle exited I-10 onto CR 255 and the suspects were apprehended during a traffic stop at the Loves truck stop located at 204 SE County Rd. 255, in Lee, approximately 15 miles from the bank. Four suspects were taken into custody without further incident and booked into the Madison County Jail. The case is being worked by the Madison Police Department and the Federal Bureau of Investigations. The suspects have been identified as 28-year-old Jeremy Jamal Lawson, 40-year-old Robert Leo Watson, 28-year-old Travonta Shavi Harley, and 28-year-old Don’Vell Lenard Johnson. All four suspects are from Mt. Dora, Fl.
Stay tuned as the investigation continues and new details are released. A full story on the event will be published in the The Madison Carrier on Wednesday, Aug. 30.