For Immediate Release Contact: Lt. Matt Gard
August 26th, 2019 firstname.lastname@example.org
Lafayette Police Investigating Bank Robbery
On Monday August 26th, 2019 at 2:37pm, the Lafayette Police Department responded to a reported bank robbery at the Regions Bank, 3123 Union St, Lafayette, IN. A white male approximately 6 feet tall, in his 30’s, wearing a gray, blue, and white windbreaker and a white baseball cap, displayed a note demanding money from the teller. The male left the area on foot with an undisclosed amount of money. There were no injuries and no weapon was displayed.
Detectives are continuing to investigate this case. Anyone with any information about the robbery is asked to contact the Lafayette Police Department at 765-807-1200 or through the anonymous WeTip Hotline at 800-78-CRIME.
Lieutenant Matt Gard
Community Outreach & Crime Prevention
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