(Orange, Texas)

January 23, 2013

Another bank robbed in Vidor

Tommy Mann Jr.
The Orange Leader

VIDOR — A second bank has been robbed in as many weeks in this western Orange County community.

The Vidor Police Department, along with the Federal Bureau of Investigations, is investigating a bank robbery at BBVA Compass Bank, 855 N. Main in Vidor, which occurred at approximately 9:30 a.m., Wednesday.

Wednesday’s crime is the second robbery of a financial institution in Vidor in 10 days. The MidSouth Bank location in the 1300 block of North Main in Vidor was the site of a robbery on Monday, Jan. 14.

It was reported late Wednesday the robber of the MidSouth Bank was apprehended in Galveston on Wednesday.

See Thursday's edition of The Orange Leader for the full story.