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UAMS nurse held in bank robbery

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Photographs by Pulaski County sheriff's office

Jason Christopher Brixey

Authorities arrested a 42-year-old UAMS Medical Center nurse in the midday robbery of a Pulaski County bank Thursday, according to a Pulaski County sheriff's office report.

Jason Christopher Brixey of Little Rock was arrested about 12:30 p.m. in the 3000 block of Circle Lake Drive after authorities say he robbed the Simmons Bank at Arch Street Pike and Atwood Road and drove away on a white motorcycle, according to the report.

Authorities reportedly found Brixey through a tracker hidden in the stolen cash.

Sheriff's office spokesman Lt. Cody Burk said deputies found "firearms and cash from the bank" with Brixey.

Brixey faces charges of aggravated robbery and theft of property.

The report listed Brixey's employer as UAMS and his occupation as registered nurse.

He is being held in the Pulaski County jail without bail, according to online records.

Comments

PollockJames03122346 says...


HE VIOLATED BANK ROBERY RULES #'S 8 and 23.

8. Quickly check the money/bag.

23. Never have a WHITE motorcycle as the "get-away" vehicle. 😳🤔😗

Posted 21 April 2017, 7:52 a.m. Suggest removal

titleist10 says...

State employees don't make much

Posted 21 April 2017, 8:13 a.m. Suggest removal

DC112128 says...

You'all got it going on

Posted 21 April 2017, 9 a.m. Suggest removal

TravisBickle says...

Nursin' ain't easy. He may have been hooked on the opioids. Always use a stolen vehicle as your getaway ride!

Posted 21 April 2017, 9:56 a.m. Suggest removal

drs01 says...

This is so out of character for this person. Something about this is real fishy. Don't be so quick to judge.

Posted 21 April 2017, 10:34 a.m. Suggest removal

YoungHog says...

pure THUG.. and titleist blames it on his wages.. ~who knew

Posted 21 April 2017, 12:45 p.m. Suggest removal

Mongo419 says...

Hey titleist, no derogatory terms for this one?

Posted 21 April 2017, 2:09 p.m. Suggest removal

3WorldState1 says...

Just a good ol white dude down on his luck.

Posted 21 April 2017, 2:28 p.m. Suggest removal

RBBrittain says...

Bank robbery is almost always a stupid idea nowadays. Even with the grocery store next door now apparently closed, he probably coulda got more money AND done less time if he'd robbed any of the businesses around it in the Landmark community. And though it's a Federal crime, it's NOT a "Club Fed" crime; he'll probably wish he was in Cummins instead.

Posted 21 April 2017, 2:32 p.m. Suggest removal

MsShanLPN2B says...

Had this THUG been a different color...... there would be more derogatory comments. Ole whitey talking about "state workers don't make much". Like it's ok that he can rob a bank. Hell RNs make good money. This guy is simply a THUG.

Posted 21 April 2017, 5:46 p.m. Suggest removal

MrTnArkansas says...

That hospital post people's pay online. Why the heck would he rob a bank if he makes that much money? Nothing sounds fishy about his character. He is greedy. That thug is gonna do some serious time.

Posted 21 April 2017, 11:09 p.m. Suggest removal

MrTnArkansas says...

I think drs01 meant to say 'something real stupid going here' that white dude is just dumb

Posted 21 April 2017, 11:30 p.m. Suggest removal

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