On May 17th, 2012 at about 12:25 P.M. officers responded to a report of a robbery that had just occurred at the Chase Bank located at 500 Wisconsin Ave.
Officers learned a black male suspect entered the bank and passed a note demanding money. The bank employee complied with the suspect’s demands and the suspect fled the bank. The suspect then entered a brown truck and the truck drove from the area. At about 12:45 P.M. officers were dispatched to the 900 block of Peck Ave. for a person who had been with the suspect prior to and after the robbery. Officers transported this person to the Racine Police Department Detective Unit for an interview. Officers also located and have impounded a truck matching the description of the offender’s. No one was reported injured during this incident.
This is an ongoing investigation and officers are actively searching for a suspect.
Racine Police investigators are interested in any additional information that you may have about this crime. You are urged to call the Racine Police Department at 262-635-7700 and ask for the Investigations Unit, or Crimestoppers at 262-636-9330, or by texting RACS plus the message to CRIMES (274637) and referring to Tipsoft I.D. #TIP417 with your text messageShare on Facebook