This morning at approximately 9:21 am, the Owensboro Police Department responded to PNC Bank on Frederica Street for a Bank Robbery. Here are photos of the suspect.

PNC Bank - Google Street Map

These are press releases you never want to read. My husband has been in the banking industry for much of his life. He's been a branch manager for much of it which means that he's at the "front of the bank" if a robbery ever happens. Although all bank employees are trained for events like these, it can't make it any less scary.

According to a statement from the Owensboro Police Department, on Thursday, September 2nd, 2021 at approximately 9:21 am, the Owensboro Police Department responded to 3013 Frederica Street (PNC Bank) for a Bank Robbery.

Below are photos of the suspect who was armed with a handgun.

OPD

This suspect may still be armed, do not approach.

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Employees advised a black male suspect armed with a handgun entered the business demanding money and fled on foot with an undetermined amount of money before officers arrived.

K-9 officers along with Detectives responded to the scene and are investigating. Anyone with additional information can call OPD at 270-687-8888, or leave an anonymous tip with Crime Stoppers at 270-687-8484.

Our thoughts and prayers are with the PNC Bank employees, after which had to have been a scary time.

We will update the story as we learn more.