Sheriff's Office Assists with Crescent City Bank Robbery Investigation
Crescent City – This afternoon, at approximately 1:26 PM, deputies responded to the Bank of America, located at 913 North Summit Street in Crescent City, to assist the Crescent City Police Department with a reported bank robbery. It has been determined that two black males entered the bank wearing masks and armed with handguns and demanded cash from tellers. The individuals then fled from the bank on foot with an undisclosed amount of money. No shots were fired, and no one was injured during the robbery.
Due to the limited resources of the Crescent City Police Department, the Putnam County Sheriff’s Office was asked to take over the investigation. Sheriff Jeff Hardy has assigned members of the Major Crimes Unit the case.
This is still an ongoing investigation and additional information cannot be released at this time. Future releases will be provided when information becomes available.
Anyone with information related to this incident is asked to call Northeast Crime Stoppers at (888) 277-TIPS (8477).