LPD investigating South Street bank robbery

It happened Monday about noon at the Centier Bank on South Street and Executive Drive.

Posted: Aug 5, 2019 12:45 PM
Updated: Aug 5, 2019 3:28 PM

LAFAYETTE, Ind. (WLFI) — Lafayette police are investigating a bank robbery, according to Sgt. Mike Brown. 

According to police, it happened Monday around noon at the Centier Bank on South Street and Executive Drive.

Brown said a man walked in and displayed a handgun. Police said he got away with an unknown amount of cash. No shots were fired and nobody was injured. Police were unable to say what direction the man left in

Officers recovered a bag containing cash shortly after the robbery along the roadway near the intersection of Sagamore Parkway North and Greenbush Street. The bag and money are suspected to be related to the bank robbery.

The suspect is at large and considered armed and dangerous. Anyone with information about this case is urged to call the Lafayette Police Department at 765-807-1200 or the WeTip Hotline at 1-800-78 CRIME.

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