US Bank in Rock Springs Robbed on Tuesday

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Update 5:38 pm

ROCK SPRINGS – The Rock Springs Police Department issued the following press release regarding the robbery:

RSPD Chief Michael Lowell reports that on January 21st, 2014 at approximately 2:14 PM, the US Bank located on Dewar Drive in Rock Springs was robbed.

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A suspect wearing what appeared to be fake mustache and goatee, and fake black framed glasses entered the bank and provided the teller with a note, demanding money. The suspect then left the bank in an unknown direction.

Law Enforcement officers with the Rock Springs Police Department, Sweetwater County Sheriff’s Department, and Wyoming Highway Patrol responded to the area and assisted in the investigation.

Detectives from the Rock Springs Police Department processed the crime scene for physical evidence, and numerous interviews were conducted. No-one was injured during this robbery. Due to the active nature of this investigation, no further information is available at this time. An update will be provided on Wednesday, January 22nd.

This investigation is ongoing. If anyone has any information pertaining to this case, please contact Detective Paul Schoenfeld at the Rock Springs Police Department Detective Division at 352-1588.

Update 3:32 pm

ROCK SPRINGS – Police sources said that Law Enforcement Officers from the Rock Springs Police Department, Sweetwater County Sheriff’s Office and Wyoming Highway Patrol responded to a report of an incident at US Bank this afternoon.

The source said that at this time detectives are processing the scene and detectives are following leads at another location.

They declined to reveal more details for now citing the ongoing nature of the investigation.

As more details emerge we will post them as updates to this post.

Initial Post 2:55 pm

ROCK SPRINGS – According to witnesses Rock Springs Police Officers have responded to US Bank in Rock Springs. The exact nature of the situation is not yet known. We will post the details as they become available as updates to this post.