FBI Investigates Bank Robbery In Seminole

Friday, January 17th 2020, 10:40 am
By: News 9

A bank in Seminole was robbed Friday afternoon, the FBI has confirmed to News 9.

About 1:45 p.m. Friday, a man entered the BancFirst, located at 1500 N. Milt Phillips Ave., and presented a note demanding money from bank employees, the FBI reported.

The suspect received an undisclosed amount of cash and ran away in the northbound direction.

The robbery prompting a lockdown at Wilson school.

The bank robber was described as a black man, about 40 years old, weighing about 160 pounds, of thin build and about 6 feet tall. 

The Oklahoma Bankers Association is offering a $2,000 reward for information leading to the arrest and conviction of this suspect.

If anyone has any information on the bank robbery, please contact the FBI at (405) 290-7770 or anonymously online at tips.fbi.gov.

This is a developing story.