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Bank robbery reported in Spokane Valley

This surveillance camera image shows a man who robbed the Banner Bank branch at 1521 N. Argonne Road on Thursday afternoon, June 18, 2009. (Courtesy of Spokane Valley Police Department)
This surveillance camera image shows a man who robbed the Banner Bank branch at 1521 N. Argonne Road on Thursday afternoon, June 18, 2009. (Courtesy of Spokane Valley Police Department)

Spokane Valley Police are investigating the robbery of the Banner Bank branch located at 1521 N. Argonne Road.

At 4:45 p.m. today, a white male entered the bank and told a teller that it was a robbery. He repeated himself several times, but no weapon was displayed, according to a police news release.

Afterward, the suspect left the bank southbound on Argonne Road on foot.

The suspect was initially described as a white male in his 50s wearing a light gray hooded sweatshirt, a baseball cap and sunglasses. The hood of the sweatshirt was down.

The suspect was about 5-feet-8 and 150 pounds. It is not known what was taken. No one was injured during the incident, police said.

Anyone with information is urged to call Crime Check at 456-2233.



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