Clinton credit union robbed; suspect at large

Friday , July 04, 2014 - 6:09 AM

Standard-Examiner staff

CLINTON - Police are on the lookout for a man who robbed a credit union here Thursday evening.

The robbery happened at the Mountain America Credit Union at 1727 W. and 1800 North at about 4 p.m., Clinton Police Sgt. Todd Kelly said.

The suspect walked into the credit union and waited for a moment as the teller finished a phone call. He approached the teller and handed her a note, indicating that he was robbing the bank. No weapons were displayed, however it is unknown if the man was armed at the time.

The teller complied and gave the man an undisclosed amount of cash. It was reported that he left on foot eastbound on 1800 North. It is unknown if he had a getaway vehicle ready.

After responding to the call, police searched the surrounding area for the man in case he was only on foot, Kelly said.

The man is described as a white, in his mid 20’s to early 30’s, about 5-foot-5, and clean shaved with short brown hair. He was wearing a white-collar, long sleeve shirt, light blue jeans, a black and gray baseball cap and black sunglasses.

Police and the FBI are still investigating the incident.

Anyone with information on the identity or whereabouts of the suspect is asked to call the Clinton Police Department at 801-614-0800 or Davis County Dispatch at 801-451-4151.



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