Police were at the Rose Hill Bank when Speed was leaving after recognizing a car in the bank parking lot matched the description of a car involved in several cases in both Salina and Saline County where checks had been stolen from mailboxes between May 30th, and June 13th. Helm and Blanks were taken into custody at the bank. Speed ran from the bank but was apprehended a short time later in the area of Prescott and Highland/
Salina Police Captain Mike Sweeney said the investigation continues and additional charges against the trio a possible. In addition to the forgery and theft charges, Speed had an outstanding warrant for failure to appear.