Suspect jailed in Chase Bank robbery in Harrison Twp.

Bill Madewell III

Credit: Montgomery County Jail

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Bill Madewell III

Credit: Montgomery County Jail

Credit: Montgomery County Jail

Deputies had a suspect in custody Tuesday morning within two hours of a bank robbery in Harrison Twp.

A man handed a note demanding cash to a teller around 9:20 a.m. at Chase Bank, 5730 N. Dixie Drive, according to the Montgomery County Sheriff’s Office.

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No weapon was displayed, and the man fled in a silver Chrysler with an unknown amount of cash.

A detective sergeant spotted the suspect vehicle around 11:10 a.m. near Needmore Road and North Dixie Drive.

Deputies stopped the vehicle and detained the driver, identified as 29-year-old Bill Madewell III. He was the only person in the car, deputies said.

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Madewell, of Dayton, was interviewed by detectives and booked into the Montgomery County Jail on suspicion of robbery.

The Montgomery County Prosecutor’s Office will review charges, deputies said.

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