Bank Robbery Investigation, Chase Bank, 2617 Lwr Huntington Rd, Oct. 26, 2012
For Immediate Release: 10-26-2012
City of Fort Wayne Police Department
Contact: Officer John Chambers
Office of Public Information
Date/Time of Incident: 10-26-2012 8:05 AM
Location of Incident: 2617 Lower Huntington Road
The Fort Wayne Police Department responded to the Chase Bank located at 2617 Lower Huntington Road in reference to an armed robbery. As officers arrived at the bank, they spoke with employees who advised that as they arrived to work this morning, they were approached by two males who were dressed in dark hooded sweatshirts while wearing black masks over their faces who forced them inside the bank. Both suspects were armed with handguns. While inside the bank, the suspects demanded cash before leaving in an unknown direction of travel. Investigators are continuing to interview possible witnesses who may have information regarding the incident. Investigators will provide more information as it becomes available.
This incident remains under investigation by the Fort Wayne Police Department's Bank Robbery Task Force and the Allen County Prosecutors Office.
Public Information Officer
Fort Wayne Police Department