East Baton Rouge Sheriff’s Detectives responded to a call of a bank robbery today at approximately 11:00 a.m. at the Regions located at 8756 Siegen Lane.
According to reports, a man entered the bank, presented the teller with a note stating he had a gun and demanding money. The teller did not actually see the weapon. He fled with an undisclosed amount of money.
The suspect is described as a black male with a dark complexion wearing a navy blue hat, white thermal-type shirt with navy blue shirt over it, dark-colored pants, and gray gloves. He is described as 30-35 years old, weighing 180-200 lbs and approximately 5’9”. Witnesses say he was wearing a long black wig. He was seen fleeing on foot toward Siegen and Perkins.
Anyone with information please call EBRSO at 389-5000 or CrimeStoppers anonymously at 344-STOP.