Beckley Correctional Center Escapee robs bank


According to Randolph County 911 officials, Mountain Valley Bank in Mill Creek was robbed at around 12:30 p.m. on Thursday, Nov. 19, 2015.  Officials said the man was an escapee from the Beckley Correctional Center’s Work Release Program, who walked from a job and later robbed the bank.

The suspect is in custody, according to West Virginia State Police.  Officials have confirmed that the suspect in the bank robbery is Gary Tacy, the man who escaped the Beckley facility on Wednesday.  The Randolph County Sheriff’s Department is investigating this incident. 

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