Deputies Search for Woman Bank Robber in Cologne, Minn.

Updated: 08/16/2013 11:38 AM
Created: 08/16/2013 10:49 AM
By: Maricella Miranda

A woman - disguised in a black headscarf and sunglasses - robbed a bank Thursday in Cologne, Minn.

The robbery happened around 12:30 p.m. at the Klein Bank, 210 Paul Ave. N., according to the Carver County Sheriff's Office.

The suspect gave the teller a note demanding money, the sheriff's office reported. The suspect did not brandish a weapon, but implied she was armed with a gun. The teller set cash on the counter, which the suspect picked up before leaving the bank.

No one was injured in the incident.

The suspect is described as a white woman, about 5 feet and 8 inches tall, the sheriff's office reported. She's believed to be in her early- to mid-20s.

She was wearing a black headscarf, a loose black blouse and loose black slacks. She also was wearing black-framed sunglasses with gold trim on the temples.

Anyone with information related to the incident can call the Carver County Sheriff's Office at 952-361-1212 or 952-361-1231. The public can leave an anonymous tip by calling the tip line at 952-361-1224. Tips also can be sent online here.

Information about the case can be given to the FBI by calling 763-569-8000.

Authorities search for woman bank robbery suspect.
Photo: Photo: Carver County Sheriff's Office

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