Arvest Bank Robbery
On Thursday, January 30, 2020, the Boone County Sheriff's Office received a call of a robbery in progress located at the Arvest Bank in Lead Hill, Arkansas. Witnesses said the suspect(s) were seen leaving the area of the bank in a small silver four door car, unknown make and model. As Deputies arrived on scene, further descriptions of the suspect were given. Officers with the Boone County Sheriff's Office, Arkansas State Police, and the Taney County Sheriff's Office were able to locate the suspect vehicle on Stonington Road near the Missouri state line. Taken into custody was 29 year old David Powers and 42 year old Lori Stilley. After a search of the vehicle, all of the money stolen from the bank was recovered. Both suspects are being held at the Boone County Jail on charges of Aggravated Robbery and Possession of a Controlled Substance - Methamphetamine. Sheriff Moore would like to thank the Arkansas State Police, Taney County Sheriff's Office, and the Omaha Police Department for their help in this case.