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Police investigate armed bank robbery on Arkansas side

Police investigate armed bank robbery on Arkansas side

January 11th, 2017 by Gazette Staff in Texarkana News

BancorpSouth on North State Line Avenue was robbed at 9:30 a.m. Monday.

Photo by Joshua Boucher /Texarkana Gazette.

The suspect in the Jan. 9, 2017, robbery at BancorpSouth on North State Line Avenue was armed and demanded money. No one was injured.

The suspect in the Jan. 9, 2017, robbery...

Photo by Submitted photo

Texarkana, Ark., police continue to seek information in an armed robbery at BancorpSouth on North State Line Avenue.

The robbery happened at 9:30 a.m. Monday in the 2200 block of North State Line.

The suspect was armed with a handgun and demanded money. He left the building on foot. No one was injured.

He is described as wearing dark covered clothing, possibly all black, with a ski mask, gloves, and a hoodie. Employees believe he was in his 30s, about 5 feet 9 inches tall and a medium build.

Anyone with information is asked to call 911 or the TAPD.

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