Police seek suspect in Wapakoneta bank robbery


By Tara Jones - tjones@limanews.com



Law enforcement investigated an alleged bank robbery at Home Savings Bank, 1 S. Blackhoof St., Wapakoneta, at 10:31 a.m. Friday.

Law enforcement investigated an alleged bank robbery at Home Savings Bank, 1 S. Blackhoof St., Wapakoneta, at 10:31 a.m. Friday.


Amanda Wilson | The Lima News

The bank robbery suspect is a white male, between 6 foot and 6-foot-2 and 180 to 200 pounds. Anyone with information should call the Wapakoneta Police Department at at <a href="tel:419-738-2222" target="_blank" title="419-738-2222">419-738-2222</a>..

The bank robbery suspect is a white male, between 6 foot and 6-foot-2 and 180 to 200 pounds. Anyone with information should call the Wapakoneta Police Department at at 419-738-2222..


Amanda Wilson | The Lima News

WAPAKONETA — Officials are looking for a man who reportedly robbed a Wapakoneta bank.

The Wapakoneta Police Department responded to the report of a robbery at Home Savings and Loan Bank, 1 S. Blackhoof St., Wapakoneta, at 10:31 a.m. Friday.

The suspect, who has not been located, reportedly showed the teller a note demanding money, according to a release from Wapakoneta Chief of Police Calvin D. Schneider. Once handed the money, the suspect fled the bank on foot, and it is believed he left the scene in a silver or gray car.

The suspect is a white male, between 6 foot and 6-foot-2 and 180 to 200 pounds. He was wearing a silver wig, sunglasses and white mask with a gray hooded sweatshirt, blue gloves, light-colored blue jeans and black tennis shoes.

Anyone who may be able to help identify the suspect or lives in the area and may have footage from any security or doorbell cameras is asked to contact the police department at 419-738-2222.

Law enforcement investigated an alleged bank robbery at Home Savings Bank, 1 S. Blackhoof St., Wapakoneta, at 10:31 a.m. Friday.
https://www.limaohio.com/wp-content/uploads/sites/54/2020/08/web1_HomeSavingsBankRobberyTONED-2.jpegLaw enforcement investigated an alleged bank robbery at Home Savings Bank, 1 S. Blackhoof St., Wapakoneta, at 10:31 a.m. Friday. Amanda Wilson | The Lima News
The bank robbery suspect is a white male, between 6 foot and 6-foot-2 and 180 to 200 pounds. Anyone with information should call the Wapakoneta Police Department at at 419-738-2222..
https://www.limaohio.com/wp-content/uploads/sites/54/2020/08/web1_BankSuspect-2.jpgThe bank robbery suspect is a white male, between 6 foot and 6-foot-2 and 180 to 200 pounds. Anyone with information should call the Wapakoneta Police Department at at 419-738-2222.. Amanda Wilson | The Lima News

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