Two men robbed the Great American Bank branch in Westport Tuesday and fled with an undisclosed amount of cash, according to federal investigators.
The robbery occurred about 1:45 p.m. at the branch at 39th and Main street. The robbers walked into the bank and demanded money from the tellers. Neither of the men brandished a weapon and fled in an unknown direction.
Both robbers were described as African-American. One was 6 feet 1 inch, heavy set, in his late 40s to early 50s. He wore a gray baseball cap, a light blue striped shirt and dark pants. The other was 5 feet 7 inches, heavy set and also in his late 40s to early 50s. He wore a black hat with a gray bill, and a light gray Polo shirt with black and white stripes.
Authorities ask anyone with information about the robbery to call the TIPS Hotline at 816-474-TIPS (474-8477).
Glenn E. Rice, firstname.lastname@example.org