Man robs Bolingbrook bank at gunpoint

SHARE Man robs Bolingbrook bank at gunpoint
bolingrob_copy.jpg

Surveillance footage of a man who robbed a bank in Bolingbrook on Friday. | FBI

A man robbed a bank at gunpoint Friday in southwest suburban Bolingbrook.

He walked into the FirstMerit Bank branch at 333 Quadrangle Drive in Bolingbrook, showed a gun and made off with an unspecified amount of cash, according to the FBI.Authorities didn’t say what time the robbery happened.

The robber was described as a Hispanic man in his 40s, between 5-foot-5 and 5-foot-9 and weighing about 175 pounds. He was wearing a gray U.S. Army hooded sweatshirt, dark glasses, jeans and dark shoes, authorities said.

Anyone with information should call the FBI at (312) 421-6700.

The Latest
It’s early yet, but we like the rebound plan for the beleaguered shopping district under the city’s marquee Invest South/West initiative.
Recent “worst case” estimates say Chicago Public Schools could lose 15,000 students next year.
No jurors were seated Monday. But after court, Kelly defense attorney Jennifer Bonjean said the jury pool had already been tainted by mentions of Kelly’s previous conviction in court.
“It’s very important to me,” Cease said of matchup with Verlander
Never satisfied, veteran point guard leads Sky into playoffs