It did not take authorities long to arrest a man accused of a Cartersville bank robbery on Wednesday. Reports stated that Joel Michael Bennett entered Renasant Bank on Old Mill Road and gave the teller a note demanding money.

Cartersville police spokesperson Lt. Mike Bettikofer said that Bennett then fled the scene with an undisclosed amount of cash. Detectives with the department’s Criminal Investigations Unit were able to identify and locate Bennett in Paulding County, and the suspect was arrested in less than two hours.