BREAKING NEWS: Bank Robbery In N. Central Spokane - Spokane, North Idaho News & Weather KHQ.com

Spokane Police Looking For Bank Robber

SPOKANE, Wash. -

UPDATE: On Monday a man wearing a mask and waiving a gun entered the US Bank branch on Garland and Jefferson and demanded money. The man was given an undisclosed amount of cash by bank employees and then ran away from the bank on foot.

However  a dye pack planted with the money exploded on the suspect in the parking lot behind the garland theater. The suspect dropped the money and ran away. Police tried searching for the suspect with a K-9 team but was unable to pick up a scent.

Police are looking for a male, possibly African American with red dye on his hands or clothing. The FBI is now on scene and has taken charge of the investigation.

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SPOKANE, Wash. - A bank robbery just occurred at Garland & Jefferson. It happened at the US Bank. At this hour K-9 units are searching a neighborhood to the north. It's not clear how much money the suspect got away with. We have a KHQ on the scene gathering you more details. Check back for updates here on KHQ.Com, Facebook and our Twitter news feed. You can also get the very latest with Ken McGrath on NewsBreak LIVE on KHQ.com at 2pm.

 

 

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