Suspect wanted in the US Bank robbery (Source: LMPD)
LOUISVILLE, KY (WAVE) – Louisville Metro Police are looking for the men involved in the robberies of two different banks that happened within minutes of each other Wednesday afternoon.
LMPD detectives said both men escaped with some money, but they do not think the robberies are related or that the men wanted have committed other bank robberies in the area.
The first robbery happened at the US Bank at 2350 Bardstown Road. According to police, the man waited in line and demanded cash when he got to the teller window. Surveillance cameras revealed the man is taller, about 6' 2" and around 185 pounds.
According to police, the man was wearing a dark blue hooded coat, large dark sunglasses, blue jeans and white tennis shoes.
In the second robbery at the BB&T Bank at 3450 Taylor Boulevard, police said the man wanted presented a note to the teller with his demand for money. He is described as being is between 5' 5" and 5' 9". He has a goatee or mustache, and weighs between 150 and 190 pounds.
When last seen, the man was wearing an olive green toboggan, blue bandanna, dark coat, gray and white shirt, light colored pants and dark shoes.
Anyone with information is encouraged to call the LMPD Crime Tip Line at 574-LMPD (5673). All calls to the Crime Tip Line are anonymous.
Tuesday, May 21 2013 6:05 PM EDT2013-05-21 22:05:26 GMT
LOUISVILLE, KY (WAVE) – A Chinese-born Canadian citizen is being held for stalking the family of Academy Award-winning actress and Louisville native Jennifer Lawrence. The Indian Hills Police DepartmentMore >>
The Indian Hills Police Department said Han Cong Zhao contacted the brother of Jennifer Lawrence more than 200 times and left a threatening voice mail message.More >>
Wednesday, May 22 2013 6:35 PM EDT2013-05-22 22:35:57 GMT
LOUISVILLE, KY (WAVE) - A Louisville Metro police officer has been arrested on charge of official misconduct. A criminal complaint summons obtained by WAVE 3 News states that while on a run Joe C. BurdenMore >>
A criminal complaint summons obtained by WAVE 3 News states that while on a run Joe C. Burden detained a woman by telling her there was a warrant for her arrest and forced her to expose herself to keep from going to jail.More >>
Wednesday, May 22 2013 6:21 PM EDT2013-05-22 22:21:12 GMT
(RNN) - British officials are saying one man is dead and two others were injured in a possible terrorist attack in London on Wednesday.According to BBC News, eyewitnesses said man was attacked in a streetMore >>
One man is dead after two men attacked him in broad daylight with knives and meat cleavers. More >>
Wednesday, May 22 2013 12:46 PM EDT2013-05-22 16:46:32 GMT
LOUISVILLE, KY (WAVE) – Louisville Metro Police made a bizarre arrest early Monday near Bowman Field. Just after 1 a.m., officers were called to Bearno's Restaurant at 2900 Taylorsville Road on a reportMore >>
Louisville Metro Police arrested Andrew Schmitz after they found him 40 feet off the ground on a billboard.More >>