Erie Police Respond to Armed Bank Robbery
At approximately 12:25 p.m. this afternoon, Friday, June 15, 2018, the Erie Police Department responded to an armed robbery at 1st Bank, located at 1779 HWY 7. The suspect was described as a dark-skinned male wearing something on his face to obscure his appearance. He was estimated to be 30-40 years old, 6' tall, weighing 185-195 lbs. and armed with a handgun. The male did leave with an undisclosed amount of money. There are no reports of injuries. The suspect was last seen driving a newer model Hyundai Sonata or Elantra with Idaho plates (partial plate of 1A) traveling westbound on HWY 7.
Anyone with information regarding this robbery is asked to contact Erie Police Detective Wilson at 303-926-2825. At this time, no further information will be released from the Erie Police Department.
ERIE POLICE DEPARTMENT
1000 Telleen Avenue | P.O. Box 510
Erie, CO 80516www.erieco.gov/police