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Couple robs Pike Co. bank

A male and female entered the US Bank on Rt. 610 in Virgie on Monday, the male suspect revealed a gun, and the two made off with an undisclosed amount of money.

Police received the call around 12:30, and showed up to find the duo had already fled. It's not known exactly how many customers and employees were in the bank during the heist, but no injuries were reported. They're still investigating.

Employees of the bank were able to recall good descriptions of both robbers.

The male suspect is:

  • Approximately 6' tall
  • Around 190 pounds
  • Last seen wearing a black bandana, blue work pants with orange reflective stripes, and black gloves

The female suspect is:

  • Approximately 5'4"
  • Around 135 pounds
  • Dressed in black, also wearing a black bandana

Anyone with any information on the crime is urged to contact KSP Post 9 in Pikeville at (606) 433-7711.

Filed under: Pike Co. | Police investigate | Robbery | You can help


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