Police: Man used fireworks to rob bank

Police: Man used fireworks to rob bank
James Albert Siddall (Source: LMDC)
James Albert Siddall (Source: LMDC)

LOUISVILLE, KY (WAVE) - A man is charged with the robbery of a bank by using fireworks as his weapon.

Around 1:35 p.m. May 14, Louisville Metro police say James Albert Siddall, 65, of Louisville, went into the Republic Bank branch at 3902 Taylorsville Road in Hikes Point and demanded cash.

Shortly after getting the money and leaving, Siddall was arrested about a block away. Metro police said Siddall gave a full confession to robbery detectives.

Siddall was being held on $5,000 cash bond at Louisville Metro Corrections.

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