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Bank robbed in Baton Rouge

3 years 7 months 2 weeks ago October 08, 2013 Oct 8, 2013 Tuesday, October 08 2013 October 08, 2013 11:21 AM in News
Source: Baton Rouge Police
By: Russell Jones

BATON ROUGE - Police said an armed man robbed a bank in Baton Rouge around 10:30 Tuesday morning.

Authorities responded to the Regions Bank in a shopping center at 5950 Plank Road.

Cpl. Don Coppola with Baton Rouge Police said a man with a gun came into the bank and disarmed the security guard, then demanded money. He said the man took off on foot after getting the cash, and was last seen running east.

No injuries were reported.

News 2 crews are headed to the scene and will have more information as it becomes available.

 

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