(KMOV) -- A woman is in custody for allegedly robbing a Regions Bank in Florissant.
Authorities said the 53-year-old suspect entered the bank at 1100 Shackelford around 12:15 p.m. Thursday and announced a robbery. The suspect implied she had a weapon but none was displayed. She fled the scene on foot after taking an undetermined amount of money from the teller.
According to police, a Florissant officer saw a woman matching the description of the suspect driving a vehicle within a couple of blocks of the robbery. The officer stopped the vehicle on Mundy at Radford. The suspect, who was unarmed, surrendered without incident and the money was recovered.
Witnesses were able to positively identify the suspect.
Charges are expected to be filed.