Bank Robbery On South Hill - Spokane, North Idaho News & Weather KHQ.com

UPDATE: Bank Robbery On South Hill

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Update: The man police believe robbed the Wells Fargo bank Tuesday afternoon is still on the loose. The robber did get away with an unknown amount of money.

The bank was open for normal business hours Wednesday. Customers did notice a security guard patrolling the grounds.

The suspect is described as an African American man, 5'7", in his late 20's, wearing an orange shirt with a blue/black backpack. If you know anything, please call CrimeCheck, 509-456-2233.

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Spokane Police are at the Wells Fargo at 30th & Regal on the South Hill are investigating a bank robbery that happened at around 4:00pm Tuesday. 

Police say a man armed with a gun walked in to the bank and demanded money. It is unknown if they got away with anything yet. Officers arrived and attempted to track the suspect, but were unsuccessful.

Paramedics were called to the scene to look at someone who had chest pain after having a gun pointed at them, but we're told no one was injured.

The suspect has been described as a black man, 5'7", in his late 20's, wearing an orange shirt with a blue/black backpack.

The bank will remain closed while police conduct interviews.

KHQ has a crew on scene getting more information and we will update this story as soon as any additional information is confirmed. 

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