Armed robbers hit National City Bank's State Street branch

Nov. 6, 2009

Armed robbers held up a bank on State Street on Wednesday morning.

According to the Wauwatosa police report:

Two masked men entered National City Bank at 9:54 a.m. One of the men jumped over the counter and demanded the teller take him to the vault, while the other told employees to get down on the ground and watched over them while holding a gun.

The men left with an undisclosed amount of money. No one was hurt, but employees were shaken up.

Bank employees described the robbers as black, about 20 years old, between 5 feet 9 inches and 5 feet 11 inches, and having medium to slim builds. They were wearing white gloves and surgical masks.

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