FBI says 'Granddad Bandit' captured in Louisiana

In this Dec. 19, 2008 surveillance photo provided by the Federal Bureau of Investigation, a bank robber dubbed the "Granddad Bandit," holds up a bank in Richmond, Va. The FBI announced a 4O-state campaign Monday, Aug. 2, 2010, to use digital billboards to identify and catch the bald, stocky man who the agency believes has robbed 25 banks in 13 states. The robberies began in Richmond and spread to other states in the eastern and central U.S. (AP Photo/Federal Bureau of Investigation)

August 12, 2010 5:54:04 AM PDT
The so-called "Granddad Bandit" suspected of robbing banks in 13 states eluded authorities for about two years even as he stayed in plain, unremarkable sight.

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