2 charged in bank robbery

Published 12:00 am Saturday, April 14, 2012

Two people were charged late Thursday in connection with the Feb. 17 robbery of the Bank of Brewton.

Robin Ann Godwin, 42, of the Bluff Springs Road area in Century, Fla., was taken into custody by FBI agents at her home, an RV park, and charged with first-degree robbe

Robin Godwin

Norman Alvin Godwin, 75, of 1139 Pine Road in Brewton, also was arrested. He was charged with conspiracy to commit robbery and first-degree robbery.

Norman Godwin

Investigators have not disclosed how much cash was taken in the heist, but Sgt. Steven Ferguson of the Brewton Police Department said a search at the Pine Road residence turned up a large amount of money believed to be a part of the cash taken in the bank robbery.

-The Brewton Standard