MANHATTAN, Kan. (Press Release) - At approximately 2:45 PM on November 27, 2013, the Riley County Police Department responded to a robbery at 1101 Bluemont Avenue; K-State Bank.
The suspect entered the building and demanded money from a teller and left on foot westbound from the business. Surrounding agencies were made aware of the incident and police are currently looking for the suspect at this time.
The suspect in this case is a white male in his 20’s or 30’s who was wearing black gloves and a purple Aeropostale hooded sweatshirt containing the number “87” on its front left corner. He was also wearing grey sweat pants and white athletic shoes with a design that is navy in color. This suspect is approximately 5’7’’ and slim in build weighing approximately 150 pounds. It should also be noted that the suspect was wearing an apron around his waist as well as a black t-shirt underneath his hooded sweatshirt.
As a result of the ongoing investigation into an incident of robbery at 1101 Bluemont Avenue, Kansas State Bank, in Manhattan, Kansas on November 27, 2013, the Riley County Police Department has obtained information to suggest that the suspect in this case may be in possession of what appears to be a 2000 to 2005 Cadillac DeVille with 4 doors. This vehicle is white in color and has dark handles with what appear to be stock rims/wheels. Please note that this vehicle also has dark tinted windows and was observed traveling away from the scene of this crime.
At this time there is no indication of a weapon being used, however RCPD strongly urges the public not to approach the suspect as he could be considered dangerous.
Those with information about this crime are encouraged to contact RCPD or the Manhattan Riley County Crime Stoppers. When using the Crime Stoppers service, you do not need to leave your name, we do accept collect calls, and you could be eligible for a cash reward of up to $1,000.00.