AFTERNOON ROBBERY: Credit Union Hit
Des Moines police are investigating a robbery at a credit union Wednesday afternoon.
It happened at the Greater Iowa credit Union at 600 E. 30th Street about 2:40 p.m. Police say a male entered the credit union wearing something to cover his face and presented a note to a teller. The note demanded money and said he had a gun.
The suspect took the teller’s car keys and fled in the teller’s car. The car was found a short distance away from the credit union. Police are using a K-9 unit, hoping to track the suspect.
Police say the suspect is a white male in his 20s and he was wearing a Carhart jacket.
If anyone has information on the robbery they’re asked to contact Des Moines police at 283-4868 or Polk County Crime Stoppers at 223-1400.