West Monroe Bank Robbery Investigation

At approximately 5:21p on 2/12/13, OPSO deputies responded to a 9-1-1 call of a Robbery in Progress in the 5800 block of Cypress St. in West Monroe. Upon deputies’ arrival, both suspects were located near the scene of the bank robbery and taken into custody without incident. Kerry Deray Gayfield, 28yo, and Mark Dalane Redmond, 19yo, both from West Monroe, have been identified as the suspects.

The investigation revealed that Redmond provided transportation to and from the robbery for Gayfield. Gayfield admitted to breaking into the bank armed with a handgun, and obtaining cash.

Both suspects are being booked into the Ouachita Correctional Center for Armed Robbery and Gayfield is also being charged with possession of a firearm by a felon.