Gunman Robs Park Ridge Bank

Sun-Times Media Wire
October 30, 2019 - 7:36 pm

Surveillance image of the suspect in a bank robbery Oct. 30, 2019, at a Bank of America branch at 501 N. Greenwood Ave. in Park Ridge. | FBI


(WBBM NEWSRADIO) -- A person robbed a Bank of America branch at gunpoint Wednesday in northwest suburban Park Ridge.

The male suspect walked into the bank at 501 N. Greenwood Ave., according to a statement from Park Ridge police. He displayed a handgun, walked around the counter and took money from the teller drawer before running away.

No injuries were reported, police said.

The suspect stood 5-foot-9 to 5-foot-11, weighed about 150 pounds and wore a dark-colored coat with black pants, black shoes, white gloves and something black covering his face, according to the FBI.

A reward of up to $1,000 is being offered for information leading to his arrest, authorities said.

Anyone with information is asked to call the FBI Chicago Field Office at 312-421-6700 or Park Ridge police at 847-318-5252.