Mobile police have caught the man who robbed the BBVA Compass Bank, located on 2607 Dauphin Island Parkway, last Friday, December 22, 2017. Armed with a semi-automatic handgun and wearing an army green wool mask, 62-year-old Terry Devan Smith entered the bank around 12:55 p.m. and demanded money. The teller compiled and Smith fled in a dark grey Ford Mustang.
On Wednesday, December 27, 2017, officers spotted Smith’s vehicle pulling onto Broad Street from Savannah Street. Smith was taken into custody. A search warrant was conducted on his residence where the clothing and handgun used during the robbery were found.
Smith was arrested and charged with first-degree robbery.