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Bank of Buffalo And Sonora Bank Robberies May Be Same Suspect

Date of News Release: 02/27/2013

side by side photo of the bank robbery suspect from the Cecilian Bank in Sonora and the Bank of Buffalo in Buffalo

(BUFFALO, KY) -- Post 4 Detectives believe that both photos are the same person. He is approximately 5'10" tall with a medium build. He is believed to have been driving a black 1990's style Chevrolet S-10. The truck had lightly tinted windows with a blue sticker on the left side of the back window. It had a chrome grill with the gold Chevrolet bow tie emblem on it. The suspect may have been in the area the day before the robbery casing the bank. A witness stated that the suspect had dirty blonde hair and facial hair. Anyone with information may contact the Kentucky State Police at (270) 766-5078 or (800) 222-5555. Callers may remain anonymous. Information leading to the arrest and indictment of the suspect may be eligible for a monetary reward.

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Bank Of Buffalo In Larue County Robbed

Date of News Release: 02/27/2013

(BUFFALO, KY) -- On Wednesday, February 27, 2013 at approximately 11:45 a.m. ET Post 4 received a report of a bank robbery at the Bank of Buffalo on Greensburg Road in Larue County. The suspect was described as a white male, approximately 6 feet tall about 30 years of age. He was last seen wearing a dark colored hoodie, blue jeans and work gloves. The suspect entered the bank and presented the teller with a note stating he was armed and demanded money. He was in the bank for only a few seconds before exiting and fleeing on foot in an unknown direction of travel with an undisclosed amount of cash. Det. Chad Taylor is leading the ongoing investigation.

*KSP Post 4 is working on releasing a surveillance photograph of the suspect and may be released next date. Anyone with information on this crime is encouraged to contact the Kentucky State Police Post 4 at (270) 766-5078 or 1 (800) 222-5555.

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