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Bank Robbery Investigation, Chase Bank, 2617 Lwr Huntington Rd, Oct. 26, 2012

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For Immediate Release: 10-26-2012

City of Fort Wayne Police Department

Contact:           Officer John Chambers

Office of Public Information

(260) 427-1343



Bank Robbery


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.


John Chambers

Public Information Officer

Fort Wayne Police Department



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