OKC Bank Robbers May Have Struck Again


Thursday, May 12th 2011, 10:35 am
By: News 9


Staff and Wire Reports

OKLAHOMA CITY -- The FBI says two people who robbed a south Oklahoma City bank earlier this month may have hit a north-side bank Wednesday afternoon.

Agents say two males walked into the Coppermark Bank about 3 p.m. on May 11, and verbally demanded money from employees. One of the robbers was armed with a knife and the other held a pistol.

After workers complied, the robbers left the bank with an undisclosed amount of money. Witnesses reported seeing them leave the area in a black pickup truck.

Agents say no one was hurt.

The robbers are described as white or Hispanic males, one about 5 feet 9 inches tall and the other about 5 feet 11 inches tall Both wore maroon-colored panty hose over their faces.

The FBI said the robbers may be the same two men who robbed the Bank of Oklahoma on S.E. 44th Street on May 6.

The FBI and Oklahoma City police are investigating the heists.