SW Minnesota Law Officers Arrest One Suspect In Connection With Bank Robbery

Date posted - January 3, 2012

Law Enforcement officers have arrested one suspect in a bank robbery in southwest Minnesota.

Officers report that someone robbed the Rolling Hills Bank in Brewster, Minnesota Tuesday (1/3).

The Nobles County Sheriff’s Office, Worthington Police Department, Minnesota State Patrol and the Heron Lake Police Department all responded to the scene.

According to the Nobles County Sheriff’s Office, they were looking for a male, around 6 feet tall, wearing a light blue jacket.

Law enforcement officials say there were three employees in the bank at the time and the perpetrator did show a gun and handed the teller a bag asking for cash. The teller gave him an undisclosed amount of cash, and the robber left the bank using the front door.

The Nobles County Sheriff’s Office with the assistance of the FBI have made an arrest in this case. No other details are available at this time.

If you have any information, please call the Nobles County Sheriff’s Office at 507-372-2136.

By Scott Van Aartsen
News Director

Print Friendly

Leave a Reply

Sheldon Broadcasting Company, Inc. appreciates your comments that abide by the following guidelines:
1. Avoid profanities or foul language.
2. Disagree, but avoid ad hominem (personal) attacks.
3. Threats are treated seriously and will be reported to law enforcement.
4. Spam and advertising are not permitted in the comments area.
These guidelines are very general and cannot cover every possible situation. Please don't assume that Sheldon Broadcasting Company, Inc. or its advertisers agrees with or otherwise endorses any particular comment. We reserve the right to filter or delete comments or to deny posting privileges entirely at our discretion. Please note that comments are reviewed by the selected staff and may not be posted immediately. If you feel your comment was filtered inappropriately, please email walt@kiwaradio.com.

Back to:SW Minnesota Law Officers Arrest One Suspect In Connection With Bank Robbery