North Carolina Deputy Fired Just Hours After Robbing Bank

Sheriff's deputy fired for robbing a bank

A Davidson County sheriff's deputy was arrested after being accused of robbing a bank in Rowan County Tuesday afternoon, reports CBS Charlotte affiliate WBTV.

Sheriff Grice fired Deputy Jeff Athey as soon as he learned of his arrest. Athey was caught four minutes later.

Davidson County Sheriff's Deputy Jeff Athey was reportedly arrested and charged in connection to the robbery.

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Athey's past includes working as a private security contractor for Blackwater in Iraq and Afghanistan during the wars. The sheriff said he was "as shocked and appalled as anyone else at Mr. Athey's behavior".

No injuries were reported from the robbery. He is being held on a $500,000 bond. "He was not on-duty during the time of this incident, but he was employed and scheduled to work later today", Grice said.

The Rockwell Police Department was assisted by the Rowan County Sheriff's Department, Granite Quarry Police Department, and the Federal Bureau of Investigation.

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