Deputies search for suspect after Erlanger credit union robbery

Deputies search for suspect after Erlanger credit union robbery
The Boone County Sheriff's Office says they are on the lookout for a suspect who was involved in a robbery at L&N Federal Credit Union Saturday in Erlanger. (Source: Boone County Sheriff's Office)

ERLANGER, Ky. (FOX19) - Boone County sheriff’s deputies are searching for a man who they say held up a credit union Saturday in Erlanger.

Deputies were dispatched at 11:11 a.m. to L&N Federal Credit Union on Donaldson Highway for a bank robbery.

A suspect with his face covered entered the bank at 11:09 a.m. demanding “big bills,” according to the sheriff’s office. He was described as speaking in a “soft tone."

Deputies reported he threatened employees, and that he had a weapon, although no weapon was displayed. He left on foot.

The suspect is described as a male between 5 feet 6 inches and 5 feet 8 inches, with a thin face and thin to medium build. At the time of the robbery, he was wearing a black flat-billed hat, blue latex gloves, gray sweatpants, dark blue zip-up hoodie and gray or white tennis shoes.

Anyone with information on the suspect is asked to call Crime Stoppers at 513-352-3040. Tips can also be left on the Boone County Sheriff’s Office website.

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