Archive for Wednesday, October 18, 2000

Police investigating bank robbery

October 18, 2000


A bank in southwest Lawrence was robbed shortly before noon Wednesday.

Lawrence police Det. M.T. Brown confirmed the robbery at Firstar Bank, 27th and Iowa streets.

He said he had no other details.

By noon, the bank was surrounded by police cars, yellow crime scene tape had been placed across the entrance, and detectives were entering wearing bulletproof vests.

No other information was available by early this afternoon.

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