Bank Robbery September 22, 2016

For Immediate Release

September 22, 2016

Bank Robbery



Date:                           Thursday, September 22, 2016


Time:                           12:40 p.m.


Location:                    Chase Bank

9105 Lima Road




Fort Wayne police are investigating the bank robbery that took place at the Chase Bank 9105 Lima Road at approximately 12:40 p.m. this afternoon.


Investigators have determined that a male black entered the bank, approached a teller handed the teller a note which instructed her to hand over cash. Once the suspect was given money, he exited the bank and was seen getting into the passenger side seat of a “newer” style silver Jeep Cherokee which departed the area to the north. There was one patron in the bank at the time of the robbery.


The suspect was described as male black, 20’s, black ball cap, glasses, beard,  black shirt, and baggie jeans that were so low fitting one could see his red boxer style underwear sticking out. No weapon was displayed. Anyone that may have been in the immediate area and observed a vehicle and a person fitting the description given, is asked to call Crime Stoppers at 436-STOP (436-7867).


This incident is under investigation by the Fort Wayne Police Department, the FBI and the Allen County Prosecutor’s Office.


Michael Joyner

Public Information Officer

Fort Wayne Police Department