Fifth Third Bank – 2/03/17 – Columbus

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Robbery Date/Time: 2/03/17 10:44 am
Location: Fifth Third Bank
Address: 1669 Holt Road
City: Columbus
State: OH
Zip: 43228
Lead Investigator/Agency: Det. Brad Thomas - Columbus PD
Phone Number: 614-645-4665
Email: bthomas@columbuspolice.org
Description:

On February 3, 2017 at approximately 10:44 a.m., an unknown male suspect entered the Fifth Third Bank located at 1669 Holt Road and approached the teller counter. The suspect displayed a demand note for money and implied a weapon in his pocket. The suspect jumped the counter, confroned the victim teller and took an undetermined amount of cash. The suspect jumped back over the counter and fled the bank on foot. The suspect was described as: male, white, 25-30 years old, 5’4″ to 5’8″ tall, small build, wearing a black coat with fur around the hood, a red/white/blue winter hat with earflaps, and blue jeans. The suspect matches the description of the male that stole money from the PNC Bank at 1699 Holt Rd on January 31, 2017. Update – the robber has been identified as Brent Gibney.

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