Hendricks County Flyer, Avon, IN

March 8, 2013

Bank robbery suspect sought


CNHI

— Officers with the Indianapolis Metropolitan Police Department responded to a report of a bank robbery shortly after 9 a.m. Friday at Fifth Third Bank, 9365 E. Washington St., Indianapolis.

The suspect is described as a black man in his mid-20s, about 5’11” tall, with a stocky build. At the time of the robbery, he had a goatee and was wearing dark sunglasses and a yellow hat with ear flaps and a New York Yankees logo.

Police say the suspect passed a note to a bank teller, demanding money; no weapon was seen but one was implied. The suspect then fled the bank with an undisclosed amount of money in a newer model black Chevrolet 1500 truck with .

The FBI is conducting an active investigation into the incident.

Anyone with information on the suspect’s identity or the incident is asked to call the FBI Safe Streets Task Force at 595-4000 or Crime Stoppers at 262-TIPS (8477). Callers may also text “INDYCS” plus tip information to 274627 (CRIMES).