EBRSO Responds to Bank Robbery on Coursey

East Baton Rouge Sheriff's Deputies responded to a bank robbery at approximately 4:20 this afternoon at the Whitney Bank at 13380 Coursey Boulevard. A white male wearing a white shirt with markings over a long-sleeve black shirt and black knit hat entered the bank, pointed a gun at the teller and demanded money. He received an undisclosed amount of money and fled in a red vehicle east on Coursey Boulevard.

Anyone with information concerning this incident or the suspect's identity is asked to call the Sheriff's Office at 389-5000 or Crime Stoppers anonymously at 344-STOP.