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Riley County Police attempt to identify person who may have information regarding Tuesday robbery

The person pictured in this photograph is someone who may have information regarding a robbery that occurred on January 29, 2019, at approximately 3:45 PM in the 2000 block of Tuttle Creek Blvd at United Bank and Trust in Manhattan.

The Riley County Police Department asks that this person contacts the Riley County Police Department or if anyone recognizes this person they contact the Riley County Police Department at (785) 537-2112 or Crime Stoppers using www.p3tips.com/353 or at (785) 539-7777. Using the Crime Stoppers service allows you to remain anonymous and could qualify you for a cash reward of up to $1,000.00.

 

Original News Release

 

A Manhattan bank was robbed Tuesday afternoon and the suspects are still at large.

Riley County Police were called to the United Bank and Trust at 2000 Tuttle Creek Boulevard in Manhattan for a robbery that occurred around 3:45 p.m.

A release from the FBI describes the suspects as two black males approximately 5’5″ to 5’6″ and slender build. Both suspects entered the bank. Suspect one, who was dressed in all black, remained near the entrance of the bank. Suspect two approached a teller and presented a demand note. He was described as wearing a black coat, with a black hoodie underneath and black pants.

No weapon was shown or threatened. No one was injured. The suspects fled the bank on foot eastbound with an undisclosed amount of money.

Anyone with information should contact local law enforcement or the FBI Topeka Field Office at 785-296-8200.

 


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