TUSCALOOSA, AL (WBRC) – Tuscaloosa police confirm that a suspect is in custody in a hostage situation at a Tuscaloosa credit union.
No one was injured after the armed suspect entered the Alabama Credit Union on Paul Bryant Drive around 8:30 a.m. and held at least eight people hostage for two hours.
The incident began as a robbery and escalated into a hostage situation, according to Tuscaloosa Chief of Police Steven D. Anderson.
No customers were in the building at the time.
Thankfully the authorities were able to resolve this situation with no one being injured.