Trooper David Jones
Kentucky State Police
Post 6, Dry Ridge
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Bank Robbery in Harrison County
Date of News Release: 10/19/2007
(Dry Ridge, KY) - The Kentucky State Police in Dry Ridge are investigating a Robbery that occurred at 9:48 a.m. in Harrison County. A man walked into the Farmers National Bank branch location in Berry, KY and stole an undisclosed amount of cash.
Witnesses described the robber as a white male, approximately 6'0" to 6'2" in height with blue eyes. The robber concealed himself with clothing and a face cover during the robbery thus additional descriptors are not available at this time. Witnesses said that the robber fled on a black moped or scooter into rural areas south of the town of Berry. Harrison County Sheriff's Deputies and State Police Troopers are continuing a search of the area.
The robber was last seen wearing what was described as either a set of dark blue coveralls or a dark blue or black sweatshirt. It is unknown if the suspect was armed at the time of the offense. Anyone with any information about the suspect is asked to contact Kentucky State Police in Dry Ridge at (859) 428-1212 or the nearest law enforcement agency.