Suspect in Mecosta Co. bank robbery arrested in Chicago

Posted at 1:38 PM, Jul 13, 2018
and last updated 2018-07-13 13:38:57-04

BIG RAPIDS, Mich. – Big Rapids detectives say the man who allegedly held up a bank Thursday afternoon has been arrested in Chicago.

Detective Brian Miller with the Big Rapids Department of Public Safety says Nicholas Nelson, 23, was arrested around noon Friday by the FBI.  Miller says they don’t how much of the money stolen from the Isabella Bank was recovered.

The investigation was assisted by the Michigan State Police, the Mecosta County Sheriff and Ferris State Public Safety.