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Man arrested in Beach Blvd. bank robbery

Jacksonville Sheriff's Office booking photo of Sean Kearney
Jacksonville Sheriff's Office booking photo of Sean Kearney

JACKSONVILLE, Fla. – Police have arrested a man in connection with a bank robbery Monday afternoon.

Sean Kearney, 36, is accused of robbing a SunTrust Bank in the 13700 block of Beach Boulevard.

Police asked for the public's help in identifying the man seen in surveillance video that afternoon. Detectives said by 10 p.m. Monday, they had received a tip, made contact with Kearney and had him in custody.

Police said Kearney went inside the bank, gave a teller a note demanding money and said he had a gun.

They said fled the bank on foot with an undisclosed amount of money.