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KSP investigating bank robbery in Webster County

In News, State by OC Monitor Staff

Photo of the suspect who robbed Planter’s Bank in Webster County Monday. (Photo courtesy of KSP Post 2.)

PROVIDENCE, Ky. — Kentucky State Police Post 2 is currently investigating a bank robbery in Webster County and is asking the public for help in identifying the bank robber.

At 2:30 p.m. Monday, KSP Post 2 was contacted by the Providence Police Department asking the KSP to investigate an armed robbery that had just occurred at Planter’s Back in Providence, Kentucky.

The preliminary investigation reveals that a white male, around 6 feet 3 inches, entered the bank wearing a hoodie and mask. The man demanded money while stating he had a gun. The man then exited the bank with an undetermined amount of money and left the property on foot.  The suspect was last seen near Westerfield Drive in Providence.

Anyone who recognizes this subject or might have information about this case, contact the Kentucky State Police at 270-676-3313.

Second photo of the suspect who robbed Planter’s Bank in Webster County Monday. (Photo courtesy of KSP Post 2.)

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