Bank Robbery Suspects Caught


Two suspects in Thursday's bank robbery in Headland are taking different paths through the criminal justice system.

Christopher Stevens was picked up by U.S. Marshals at the Henry County jail Friday morning and transported to Montgomery. He faces a federal bank robbery charge and will be prosecuted in U.S. District Court.

Dianna Peifer made her first court appearance Friday morning in Abbeville. She's charged with first-degree robbery at the state level.

Both suspects were arrested Thursday just a few hours after the Southland bank in Headland was robbed at gunpoint.

Police said they believe they recovered most of the money taken in the

Peifer's bond has been set at $500,000. She's scheduled to be back in court Nov. 12.