Leesburg bank robbed, suspect at large - Fox 28: South Bend, Elkhart IN News, Weather, Sports

Leesburg bank robbed, suspect at large


A Leesburg bank was robbed Friday afternoon. The robbery occurred at 4 p.m. at the Leesburg branch of the Farmers State Bank located on the 200 block of S. Main Street.

The suspect entered the bank wearing a dark colored mask over his nose and mouth area.  He is described as a Caucasian male, approximately 6' to 6' 2", mid to late 50's, wearing a red ball cap, with grey or white hair and either a beard or go tee that came to a two-prong or fork-style points at his chin area.  He was wearing a blue t-shirt, dark colored cargo pants, and white & silver running shoes.

The suspect fled in an unknown direction driving a silver or grey, early to mid 1990 station wagon, possibly a Chevy Cavalier or Ford Escort. 

The suspect took an undisclosed amount of cash and did not display a weapon at the time of the robbery.

 Anyone with information can contact the Kosciusko County Dispatch Center at either 574-267-5667 or 574-372-9511, or anonymously by using the Kosciusko County Sheriff's Department TIP line at 574-372-2494.


Powered by WorldNow

Fox 28

58096 County Road 7, South
Elkhart, IN 46517

Switchboard: 574.679.9758
News Phone: 574.679.4545
Station Fax: 574.294.1267
Email: fox28news@fox28.com

All content ©Copyright 2000 - 2014 WorldNow and WSJV. All Rights Reserved.
For more information on this site, please read our Privacy Policy and Terms of Service and Mobile Privacy Policy & Terms of Service.

Persons with disabilities who need assistance with issues relating to the content of this station's public inspection file should contact Administrative Assistant Heather Stewart at (574) 343-5310. Questions or concerns relating to the accessibility of the FCC's online public file system should be directed to the FCC at 888-225-5322, at 888-835-5322 (TTY) or at fccinfo@fcc.gov.