The sheriff's office said they received a call Thursday afternoon about a man robbing a Wells Fargo Bank, WTSP-TV, New Port Richey, Fla., reported.
About 10 minutes later, they found a man who fit the robber's description having a beer at the Hayloft Bar, a few doors down from the Port Richey bank branch
The bartender told deputies the man had ordered a beer, disappeared for about 30 minutes and then returned to his drink.
Deputies said they arrested John Robin Whittle, 52, on one count of robbery.
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