FBI, IMPD seeking information on bank robbery suspect

(Provided Photo/IMPD)

INDIANAPOLIS (WISH) – The Indianapolis Metropolitan Police Department and the FBI are seeking information about a man who robbed a Fifth Third Bank on the city’s west side on Saturday morning.

According to police, a man in his late 40’s to early 50’s entered the bank, located in the 5000 block of West Washington Street, and handed the teller a note demanding money. The note also said he had a gun.

The suspect then fled the scene with an unknown amount of cash, police said.

IMPD and the FBI Violent Crimes Task Force are seeking the public’s help in identifying the man. The photo in this story is from the bank’s surveillance cameras.

The suspect is described as 5’6″ to 5’8″ with a thin build. He was last seen wearing a black hooded sweatshirt with a blue and white flannel shirt over the hooded sweatshirt, blue jeans and black work boots.

Anyone with information about the suspect’s identity or information about this crime is urged to call the FBI Violent Crimes Task Force at (317) 595-4000 or Crime Stoppers of Indiana at (317) 262.TIPS (8477). Callers may also text “INDYCS” plus tip information to 274637 (CRIMES).

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