Ada Bank Robbed

Friday, October 21st 2011, 5:20 pm
By: News 9

ADA, Oklahoma -- The FBI and Ada Police are searching for two suspects who robbed the Citizens Bank in Ada early this morning.

The FBI said that two individuals forced their way into the bank about 7 o'clock as employees were preparing to open.  One employee was forced to the ground inside the bank while the other was forced to open the vault.

The robbers then grabbed an undetermined amount of money from the vault.

Prior to leaving, the robbers tied up the employee who was on the ground.

The robbers fled on foot in an unknown direction.

Neither bank employee suffered serious injury.

One robber was described as a male approximately 6' 2" in height with a medium build.  The second robber was described as male approximately 5' 9" to 5' 10" with a medium build.  Both were wearing dark clothing that covered their entire bodies.

Anyone with information regarding either robber should contact the FBI at (405) 290-7770.

The Oklahoma Banker's Association is offering up to $2,000 for information leading to the identification, arrest and/or conviction of anyone robbing a member bank.