Woman Charged in Jeff City Bank Robbery
JEFFERSON CITY - A 38-year-old Jefferson City woman is in custody, charged with first and second degree robbery in connection with a pair of bank robberies. Wednesday morning officers arrested Dwashan T. Thompson who was driving a vehicle matching the description of the one used in the holdup of the Hawthorn Bank on West Truman Boulevard Tuesday night.
Jefferson City Police Department and Cole County's Sheriff's Department stopped the vehicle in the 3500 block of U.S. Hwy 50 W. A search of the vehicle yielded evidence of Tuesday's robbery and the Missouri Credit Union robbery on Dec. 20. Thompson is being held at the Cole County Jail.