A bank robbery suspect is behind bars thanks to the quick actions of authorities.

Police say around 4:30 p.m. Monday, a white male entered the BB&T branch bank on McGrady Drive and demanded money.

He then left the bank on foot, but was quickly located about 300 yards from the bank and taken into custody.

The suspect has been identified as 27-year-old Jeremy Stevenson.

He's charged with attempted aggravated robbery.