UPDATE: Tuesday, October 16, 2012
Wichita Police have released surveillance photos from a bank robbery that happened Monday evening.
The Intrust Bank inside the Dillons store at 21st and Maize Rd. was robbed shortly after 6 p.m. Monday.
Police say the suspect pulled out a handgun, said he had a bomb and demanded money from the teller.
He was described as a white man, about six feet, three inches tall and about 200 pounds. He was last seen leaving the west end of the store. He was wearing sunglasses, a dark T-shirt with writing and blue jeans.
Anyone with information is asked to call the Wichita Police Department.
UPDATE: Monday, October 15, 2012
Wichita Police and the FBI are looking for a man who robbed an Intrust Bank branch inside the Dillons Marketplace at 21st Street North and Maize Road late Monday afternoon.
Police Sgt. Drew Seiler said the suspect had a semi-automatic pistol and indicated he had a bomb when he demanded money from the bank. An undisclosed amount of money was placed into a duffel bag the suspect brought with him, Seiler said.
The suspect -- described only as a white man who is six feet, three inches tall and about 200 pounds -- was last seen leaving the west end of the store. He was wearing sunglasses, a dark T-shirt with writing and blue jeans.
Seiler said investigators are talking with witnesses and reviewing surveillance video from the bank, Dillons and other stores in the area.
Monday, October 15, 2012
Police are on the scene of a reported bank robbery in northwest Wichita.
The robbery was reported just before 6 p.m. at an Intrust Bank branch inside the Dillons Marketplace on the northeast corner of 21st Street North and Maize Road.
Emergency dispatchers say the suspect is a white man who is six feet, three inches tall and weighs about 200 pounds. He reportedly has short brown hair and was wearing a hat.
No injuries have been reported.
KAKE News as a crew at the scene and we will have more information as soon as it becomes available.