The Okaloosa County Sheriff’s Office arrested a Shalimar man after he attempted to rob the Regions Bank located at 1248 Eglin Parkway in Shalimar this morning.
30-year old Nathan Edward Wangerin, of Rocket Lane in Shalimar, entered the bank around 9:30 and requested to open an account. He then threated to strike a manager and demanded money. Deputies arrived on scene within 3 minutes and encountered Wangerin inside the bank at which time he refused to obey deputies’ commands. When Wangerin continued to refuse commands, he was tased and taken into custody. No one was injured in the incident and no weapon was displayed.