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BANK ROBBERY: Police Seek Suspect

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Police in Stuart are asking for help finding a suspect in a bank robbery.

Authorities responded to the First State Bank just before 4 p.m. Monday after a female suspect handed the teller a note demanding money and got away with an undisclosed amount of cash.

A witness told police the woman walked out of the bank and got into the trunk of a car described as a newer model dark navy sedan with a squared back end.

stuart bank robberyThe suspect is believed to be a 5’4” female, at the time of the robbery she was wearing a bright green dress with dark red or brown hair, which may have been a wig.

Anyone with information is asked to call the Guthrie County Sheriff’s Office at 641-747-2214.