Owensboro Police make an arrest in the attempted robbery at U. S. Bank, located at 2810 Frederica Street.The incident happened yesterday morning.

UPDATE – The Owensboro Police Department has arrested Lennon Christie in connection to this case.
On Friday, May 19th at approximately 4:50 P.M., Owensboro Police Department Detectives were provided with information which led them to Christie. He was observed at Franey’s Food Mart, located at 217 E. 25th Street, and taken into custody. Lennon Christie will be lodged at the Daviess County Detention Center.


Arrested:  Lennon Christie B/M/54

500 block of E. 27th Street Owensboro, KY 42303

Charges – Robbery, 2nd Degree – Class C Felony

Original Story:

On Friday, May 19, 2017 at approximately 9:50 A.M., the Owensboro Police Department responded to a robbery alarm call at U. S. Bank, located at 2810 Frederica Street.

Police are seeking a person of interest described as a Black Male in his early 50's with Salt & Pepper Hair. He has a Thin Build and is wearing a White T-shirt with Blue Jeans.

Owensboro Police Department

The investigation has revealed that an unknown black male entered the business and presented a note to the teller which demanded money. The person of interest then left without gaining any money.

Anyone with information about this case is asked to call OPD at 270-687-8888 or Crime Stoppers at 270-687-8484.

Owensboro Police Department