Ex-cop takes down would-be bank robber

A former police officer who was legally armed held the suspect at gunpoint until officers arrived


By Lindsay Whitehurst
The Salt Lake Tribune

SALT LAKE CITY — A former police officer made quick work Friday of a suspected bank robber in Sandy.

The 54-year-old man walked into a TransWest Credit Union about 4:10 p.m. and passed the teller a note asking for money, said Sgt. Jon Arnold in a press release.

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