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Edwardsville bank robbery suspect sought after Monday afternoon heist

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Edwardsville bank robbery suspect (Credit: Police) Edwardsville bank robbery suspect (Credit: Police)
Edwardsville bank robbery suspect (Credit: Police) Edwardsville bank robbery suspect (Credit: Police)
Edwardsville bank robbery suspect (Credit: Police) Edwardsville bank robbery suspect (Credit: Police)

EDWARDSVILLE, Ill. (KMOV.com) – Police in Edwardsville are searching for a suspect following a bank robbery Monday afternoon.

The robber entered the First Mid-Illinois Bank and Trust on Route 157 around 2:30 p.m. After entering the bank, the suspect claimed to be armed and requested money.

It is unknown how much money the suspect got away with.

The FBI and the Illinois State Police Department are assisting with the investigation.

No one was injured.

Anyone with information regarding the suspect is asked to contact Det. Fitzgerald at 618-656-2131.

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