Search continues for man who robbed Horizon Bank

A man showing a gun robbed the West Lafayette bank Tuesday afternoon

Posted: Jun 12, 2018 3:06 PM
Updated: Jun 13, 2018 4:29 AM

As of 5:00 Wednesday morning, the suspect has not been found. Check back for updates.

WEST LAFAYETTE, Ind. (WLFI) — According to West Lafayette police a man walked into Horizon Bank around 1:00 p.m. Tuesday afternoon and robbed the bank.  Employees described the gun as a handheld AR 15 type handgun.

The suspect then left the bank heading north on foot. West Lafayette police and Purdue University police are conducting an extensive search. 

An undisclosed amount of cash was taken. No injuries were reported.

The bank is located at 1980 Northwestern Ave near the Faith West Community Center. 

Anyone with any possible information regarding the robbery is asked to contact the West Lafayette Police Department at 765-775-5200 or the WeTip Hotline at (800)-78-CRIME for a possible cash reward

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