Armed bank robbery suspect fired gunshot after taking money, pol - KMOV.com

Armed bank robbery suspect fired gunshot after taking money, police say

Posted: Updated:
This man robbed the Midwest Bank branch on Meramec in south St. Louis Tuesday morning. Credit: SLMPD This man robbed the Midwest Bank branch on Meramec in south St. Louis Tuesday morning. Credit: SLMPD

ST. LOUIS (KMOV.com) – A suspect is being sought after the Midwest Bank was robbed Tuesday morning.

A suspect entered the bank at 3207 Meramec, showed a firearm and announced a robbery around 10:10 a.m.

After taking an unknown amount of money, the suspect exited the bank and entered the backseat of a newer-model gray Jeep, which then drover eastbound from Virginia on Gasconade, police said.

When he was outside of the business, the suspect fired at least one gunshot. No one was injured.

Anyone with information should contact CrimeStoppers or the St. Louis Police Department.

Copyright 2016 KMOV (Meredith Corporation). All rights reserved

Watch News 4 Now

Mouse over player for controls · LAUNCH FULL PLAYER

Powered by Frankly