Bank Robbery in Murphysboro
UPDATED 5 p.m. WEDNESDAY, JANUARY 29, 2014
MURPHYSBORO -- Police continue to search for a man who robbed Old National Bank in Murphysboro Wednesday.
It happened around noon at the bank on Walnut Street.
Murphysboro Police say a man armed with a handgun demanded money then fled with the cash.
He was last seen running south near the 200 block of S. 17th Street wearing a white hoodie with red and orange stripes.
Police say the suspect is 5'7" to 5'10" tall and approximately 160-180 pounds, but they cannot confirm his race or approximate age.
Anyone with information on the robbery is asked to call the Murphysboro Police Department at 684-5244.
UPDATED 3:40 p.m. WEDNESDAY, JANUARY 29, 2014
MURHPHYSBORO -- Murphysboro Police have released surveillance images from a robbery Wednesday at Old National Bank.
MURPHYSBORO -- Police are investigating a robbery at a Murphysboro bank.
It happened just after 12 p.m. at Old National Bank on Walnut Street.
Authorities are currently searching for a person in the area around the bank.
Murphysboro Police, Carbondale Police, Jackson County Sheriff's Office, Illinois State Police and Secretary of State Police are all on scene.
Stay with News 3 for updates.
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