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Bank Robbery Investigation / 5005 Bluffton Road

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For Immediate Release: December 7, 2011

 City of Fort Wayne Police Department

Contact:  raquel.foster@cityoffortwayne.org

Office of Public Information: (260) 427-1343 

Bank Robbery Investigation

Date/Time of Incident:   December 7, 2011 / 7:05 a.m.

Location of Incident:     5005 Bluffton Road

Victim:                          Three Rivers Federal Credit Union

Today, at approximately 7:05 a.m. the City of Fort Wayne Police Department responded to 5005 Bluffton Road, Three Rivers Federal Credit Union, reference a report of a bank robbery.  It was reported that a bank employee had arrived and upon exiting her vehicle, two subjects that were hiding in the bushes at the rear of the bank approached her and forced her inside the bank at gunpoint.  The perpetrators fled the scene with an undisclosed amount of cash.

Suspect Description (1): Male Black, 5’4” – 5’6”; last seen wearing all black and concealing face with a red-colored bandana. 

Suspect Description (2): Male Black, 6’; last seen wearing all black and concealing face but witness was able to see what appeared to be a slight beard along the suspect’s jaw line. 

A description for a third suspect acting as a ‘look-out’ was not available.

There were no injuries reported at the scene.  There is nothing further at this time.  This incident remains under investigation by the North East Indiana Bank Robbery Task Force.  The task force is comprised of members of the following law enforcement agencies: City of Fort Wayne Police Department, Allen County Sheriff Department, Indiana State Police, and the Federal Bureau of Investigation.


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