A Peoria woman, thought to be the getaway driver in a year old Peoria bank robberywas sentenced Wednesday to 40 months in federal prison, according to court officials. Sheila G. Bean pleaded guilty to bank robbery in connection with the September 2012 holdup at the South Side Bank branch at 4100 West Willow Drive. Meantime, 37 year old Ollie Howell, whose accused of the actual 1300 dollar holdup, is due in Peoria federal court for a competency hearing November 20th.
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