Robbery of Bank of Western Oklahoma
James E. Finch, Special Agent in Charge of the Oklahoma City Division of the Federal Bureau of Investigation, announced the robbery of the Bank of Western Oklahoma at 101 W. Main St. in Geary, Oklahoma.
At approximately 10:00 a.m. on July 10, an unidentified male entered the bank and verbally demanded money from a teller. The subject implied that he had a gun; however, no weapon was seen. The teller complied with the demand, and the subject left the bank with an undisclosed amount of money in a yellow plastic bag.
The subject was last seen leaving the bank on foot heading northbound on Main St. No one was injured in this robbery.
Witness descriptions depict the subject as follows:
Subject: White male, brown hair, clean shaven, mid-20s, 5’6” tall, 135 pounds, wearing a red and white OU baseball cap, sunglasses, light colored T-shirt, blue jeans, and carrying a yellow plastic bag.
This robbery is being investigated by the FBI and the Geary Police Department. Anyone with information is requested to contact the FBI at (405) 290-7770 (24-hour number). Callers may remain anonymous. The Oklahoma Bankers Association offers a reward of up to $2,000 for information leading to the arrest and conviction of anyone responsible for robbing a member bank.