Police look for Fort Wright bank robber

Posted by Trina Edwards - email

FORT WRIGHT, KY (FOX19) - Police are looking for a suspect who robbed the U.S. Bank on Dixie Highway in Fort Wright.

Police say a man walked in just before 11 a.m. holding a handgun and demanding the tellers give him money.

He is described as a 5-foot-9 male with a medium build. His face was covered with a black ski mask, he was wearing a dark green hooded rain jacket and blue pants and was carrying a green umbrella. He was also wearing black gloves.

The suspect fled on foot. The K-9 unit searched for the subject, but was unsuccessful. The suspect got away with an undetermined amount of cash.

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