Norman bank robbed Monday morning, FBI reports
The FBI is searching for a man who robbed Bank of Oklahoma, 2600 W Robinson St., in Norman. Authorities think it is the same man who robbed a Norman credit union Feb. 1.
NORMAN — The FBI is searching for a man who robbed a bank Monday morning.
The robber approached the teller counter at Bank of Oklahoma, 2600 W Robinson St., inside a Homeland Grocery Store shortly before 11:50 a.m., the FBI reported.
The robber passed a note to the teller which said he was armed and demanded money. The teller placed an undisclosed amount of money inside a folded newspaper, and the robber rode away south on a bike, according to the FBI.
The robber is described as a black man, about 50 years old, about 5 feet 10 inches tall and weighing 150 pounds. He wore a dark colored jacket, a plaid shirt with white collar, a baseball style cap with a white design on the front and glasses, the FBI reported.
The FBI and Norman police think the robber is the same man who robbed Communication Federal Credit Union, 300 12th Ave. SE on Feb. 1.
Anyone with information is asked to call the FBI at 290-7770. Callers may remain anonymous and are eligible for a reward of up to $2,000 from the Oklahoma Banker's Association for information leading to the identification, arrest and/or conviction.
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