Crestview Police Investigating Friday Afternoon Bank Robbery

Friday, September 11, 2020

Crestview, FL — The Crestview Police Department is investigating a bank robbery that occurred late Friday Afternoon.

According to a news release from from the Crestview Police Department, a person entered the Hankcock Whitney bank located at 2541 S. Ferdon Blvd shortly before 2:30 p.m. While inside, the suspect passed a note to a teller demanding money. The suspect then exited the bank walking North towards Redstone Avenue.

Officers with the police department, assisted by the Okaloosa County Sheriff’s Office, scoured the area searching for the subject but were unsuccessful in locating the person.

It is unknown at this time if the suspect obtained any money or had a weapon.

Crestview Police is requesting anyone with information related to this incident or any other incident to contact them at (850) 682-2055 or Emerald Coast Crime Stoppers at (850) 863-TIPS (8477).

Law enforcement is advising if you see this person, do not attempt to make contact with them, dial 911 and report this persons location immediately!

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