'Bad Hair Bandit' captured in KY

BARBOURVILLE, Kent. (WVLT) -- The man suspected of multiple bank robberies, known as the 'Bad Hair Bandit', has been arrested in Barbourville, KY.

A Barbourville police officer arrested the 'Bandit", 30-year-old Jason Fox, after pulling over a vehicle that matched the description of a getaway car seen in a survelliance video before a recent robbery at a Williamsburg, KY Wal-Mart.

After taking him into custody, Fox confessed to robbing seven banks over the past six months in Tennessee and Kentucky.

Charges are currently pending and police say Fox often had an unknown accomplice with him during robberies.


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