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Evansville bank robber is still on the loose

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Evansville Police are investigating a bank robbery at the Fifth Third branch located on North Weinbach Avenue.

EPD says officers were dispatched to the robbery call at 10:34 this morning. The first officer arrived at 10:35.

Police are looking for a White Male, 5'11", 185 lbs, who was wearing a black ski mask, gray hoodie, and gray sweatpants, white gloves and carrying a backpack.  He was last seen walking east on Morgan Center Drive.

There was no information given about a weapon being displayed and no word on the amount of money taken.

All campus building on the University of Evansville campus were on lockdown, for a little over a half an hour, while police search for the suspect near campus.

Evansville Police are also investigating a 911 threat report at Evansville Day School that happened at about the same time as the bank robbery.

EPD says at this time, the events at Evansville Day School and 5/3rd Bank are being investigated separately. 

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