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Follow up to the Bank Robbery in Harrison County

Date of News Release: 10/19/2007

An image of the bank robbery, click here to enlarge(Dry Ridge, KY) - The Kentucky State Police in Dry Ridge are continuing their investigation into a Robbery that occurred Friday morning at the Farmers National Bank branch location in Berry, KY.

A man described as a white male, ranging from approximately 5'8" to 6'2" walked into the bank and stole an undisclosed amount of cash at 9:48 a.m. The robber concealed himself with clothing and a face cover or bandana during the robbery. The attached photo taken by a bank surveillance camera shows the robber wearing a dark blue set of coveralls with a white patch or insignia above the right breast. He is also seen wearing dark colored shoes with white soles and has his face is covered with a dark mask or bandana with a light colored marking. The robber took cash from the bank and stuffed it into a green bag and fled.

Witnesses said that the robber fled on a black or gray moped or scooter into rural areas south of the town of Berry. Searches of the area have so far been unsuccessful in locating the suspect.

Detective Chris Jaskowiak is leading the investigation. Anyone with any information about the suspect is asked to contact Kentucky State Police in Dry Ridge at (859) 428-1212 or the nearest law enforcement agency.

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