Detectives searching for suspect in north side bank robbery

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INDIANAPOLIS, Ind. – Detectives with the Indianapolis FBI Safe Streets Task Force are asking for the public’s help to identify a bank robbery suspect.

The robbery occurred at a Chase Bank in the 1300 block of West 86th Street around 1:30 p.m. Friday.

Witnesses told officers that the suspect handed a teller a note demanding money and implied he had a gun. The teller followed the suspect’s orders and handed him an undetermined amount of money. The suspect then fled the bank on foot.

No injuries were reported as a result of this incident.

Police say the black male suspect is believed to be 20 to 25 years of age, 6’1”, with a slender build. He was wearing a black hooded sweatshirt, blue jeans, sunglasses and a black baseball cap at the time of the robbery.

4 Fast Facts

  • Police are searching for a man who they believe robbed a Chase Bank on the north side Friday.
  • Witnesses say the suspect handed a teller a note demanding money and implied he had a gun.
  • The suspect fled on foot with an undetermined amount of money.
  • Police say the black male suspect is believed to be 20 to 25 years of age, 6’1”, with a slender build.

Anyone with information about the suspect’s identity or circumstance of this incident is urged to contact the Indianapolis FBI Safe Streets Task Force at 317-595-4000 or Crime Stoppers of Central Indiana at 317-262-8477 or TIPS. You can also download the mobile P3tips app for Apple or Android phones to submit a mobile tip or go to http://www.CrimeTips.org to submit a web tip. Information shared via Crime Stoppers will be considered anonymous and confidential and could be eligible for a cash reward of up to $1,000 if the information leads to a felony arrest.

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