UPDATE: Armed Bank Robbery Reported in Willard, Kentucky

By: WSAZ News Staff Email
By: WSAZ News Staff Email

UPDATE 4/29/14 @ 10:15 a.m.
CARTER COUNTY, Ky. (WSAZ) -- Kentucky State Police are still trying to track down a man who robbed a bank in Carter County Monday.

The robbery happened at the First National Bank on Highway 1 in Willard, Kentucky about 1 p.m. Monday.

KSP says the robber had a gun and demanded cash from the teller.

He got the money and ran from the bank.

At this time, troopers do not have a description of the suspect.

They are still checking surveillance video from the bank.

Kentucky State police, Kentucky Department of Fish and Wildlife and the Carter County Sheriff's Office responded to the scene.

If you have any information, call Kentucky State Police at 1-800-222-5555.



ORIGINAL STORY 4/28/14 @ 2:26 p.m.
CARTER COUNTY, Ky. (WSAZ) -- Investigators are on scene of a reported armed bank robbery in Willard, Kentucky.

The robbery was reported about 1 p.m. Monday at First National Bank on Kentucky 1.

Grayson 911 dispatch tells WSAZ.com the man went into the bank and asked the teller for money. They believe he was armed.

Dispatchers say the man is believed to have gotten away with money, but there have been reports that he may have dropped it after running from the bank.

Kentucky State Police, the Carter County Sheriff's Office and Grayson Police are on scene.

We have a crew headed to the scene.

Keep clicking on WSAZ.com for the latest on this story.


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