Police seek suspect in Bardstown Rd. bank robbery

A photo of the suspect. (Source: LMPD)
A photo of the suspect. (Source: LMPD)

LOUISVILLE, KY (WAVE) - The search is on for a man who robbed a bank in the Belknap neighborhood this morning.

The robbery was reported at 9:12 a.m. the US Bank branch at 2350 Bardstown Road. Dwight Mitchell, a Louisville Metro Police Department spokesman, said a man entered the bank and handed a note to a teller saying he was armed.

The man left after getting the cash. No injuries were reported.

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LMPD says the suspect is 25 to 30 years old, stands 5'9" and weighs 180 pounds. He has a medium build and reddish-blonde hair  Officers conducted a search for the suspect in the surrounding neighborhoods using ground officers and the LMPD helicopter.

Anyone with information is asked to call the LMPD Crime Tip Line at 502-574-LMPD (5673).

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