Armed robber hits Springfield bank

Bank robbery suspect in Springfield. (Photo/Springfield Police Department)
Bank robbery suspect in Springfield. (Photo/Springfield Police Department)

SPRINGFIELD, Ohio (WDTN) – Springfield police are investigating a bank robbery.

Police say the robber hit the Fifth Third Bank at 20 Tuttle Road around noon.

Bank robbery suspect in Springfield.  (Photo/Springfield Police Department)
Bank robbery suspect in Springfield. (Photo/Springfield Police Department)

They say he pointed a gun at a teller when he demanded money.

The suspect is described as in his mid 20s with a thin build.  He was wearing a dark colored sweatshirt and sunglasses at the time.

Police are checking surveillance video to establish which direction the suspect fled.

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