Charge amended for suspect in Kevil bank robbery

Charge amended for suspect in Kevil bank robbery

KEVIL, KY (KFVS) - The Paducah man charged in connection with a Ballard County bank robbery was in court for his preliminary hearing on Tuesday, according to the Ballard County Circuit Court.

Haywood "Wesley" Jones, 25, faces robbery and handgun charges for his role in a bank robbery in Kevil, Ky.

The robbery first degree charge was amended to complicity robbery first degree.

Jones' next court date is Nov. 7 at 9:30 a.m. for a grand jury hearing.

Haywood Jones was on probation for drug offenses at the time of the robbery.

His extradition comes after Cairo police and the Illinois State Police responded to a reported shooting on Sept 20.

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