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Bank robbery in Bolivar leads to lock down of schools, suspect on the loose

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Bank robbery suspect. (Source: Bolivar Police) Bank robbery suspect. (Source: Bolivar Police)
Bank robbery suspect. (Source: Bolivar Police) Bank robbery suspect. (Source: Bolivar Police)
Bank robbery suspect. (Source: Bolivar Police) Bank robbery suspect. (Source: Bolivar Police)
BOLIVAR, OH (WOIO) -

Bolivar Police Chief Randall Haugh Jr. confirms that the Huntington Bank located at  108 Canal Street was robbed at 11:30 a.m. on Thursday, October 3.

Police say that the suspect entered the bank and handed the clerk a note saying that he was robbing the bank.  At this point it is believed that the suspect was unarmed.  The bank robber left the bank with a large sum of money and no one was injured during the incident.

City schools were on lock down until 1:15 a.m.

Anyone with any information regarding the suspect and the bank robbery is asked to please call Chief Haugh at 330-874-2113 or FBI Special Agent Mark McMurty at 330-456-6200.  Callers can remain anonymous.

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