• December 18, 2014

KPD: White man in his 50s robs bank

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Posted: Wednesday, April 30, 2014 1:28 pm | Updated: 2:08 pm, Wed Apr 30, 2014.

UPDATE 2:04 p.m. Police said the robbery occurred just before 1 p.m. today when a man walked into the bank and handed the teller a note.

Police spokeswoman Carroll Smith did not state specially what the note said, but confirmed that the man made threats.

The teller gave the man an undisclosed amount of money before he fled on foot. He is still at large, Smith said.

The suspect was described as a "50-ish" white male with "scruffy" hair. He is unshaven and wearing glasses and a red hat with the word "Titleist." Smith said the suspect was also wearing a gray-colored shirt and a dark-colored vest, as well as light-colored denim pants and black Nike shoes.

He is believed to be armed and dangerous, and anyone who sees him is asked to call the Killeen Police Department or Bell County Crime Stoppers.


A bank in Killeen was robbed today, according to police.

First National Bank, near the intersection of Stan Schlueter Loop and U.S. Highway 190, was robbed, a Killeen Police Department official said.

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2 comments:

  • GBrown posted at 6:00 am on Mon, May 5, 2014.

    GBrown Posts: 2

    It's about time this news agency as well as others start identifying when white men commit crimes around here. Normally, they simply report that a man (if he is white) blah...blah...unless it is a Hispanic or black man. One would think white men don't commit crimes around here...truly biased and pathetic. Black man kills a white woman and his trial is on TV every day and he is sentenced to death. A white man kills his mom and maid...not covered on the news daily and he gets life in prison. So, your comments are those of the privileged class. Not true and smack of racism.

     
  • WEJohnsn posted at 5:50 am on Thu, May 1, 2014.

    WEJohnsn Posts: 36

    Black man robs blank blank.....blank.......I doubt this paper has the guts to identify a criminal who is black, especially when other outlets show several oictures of this perp and he appears to be a light skinned black man. is KDH afraid to ID as perp as black out of offending someone? pathetic.