2 arrested in Altamonte Springs bank robbery



ALTAMONTE SPRINGS, Fla. - Altamonte Springs police said two people accused in the armed robbery of the Altamonte Springs Fifth Third Bank have been arrested.

Police said one suspect was arrested after a police cruiser crashed into his getaway car. The suspect tried to then run on foot, but he was apprehended.

The second suspect was arrested a short time later.

A lockdown following the robbery was lifted at Lake Brantley High School and Forest City Elementary, according to Seminole County Schools.

A day care center was also on lockdown, police said.

Callers said they received text message alerts advising a code red lockdown at Lake Brantley High School.