Huntington Bank in Richmond Heights robbed at gunpoint; Police search for suspects
2:11 PM, Aug 15, 2013
5:22 PM, Aug 15, 2013
RICHMOND HEIGHTS, Ohio - Richmond Heights police are investigating a bank robbery at Wilson Mills Road that took place around noon Thursday.
Police said two suspects walked into the Huntington Bank in Richmond Heights Thursday afternoon and one fired a shot into the ceiling. The suspect pointed his gun at the bank clerk and instructed her to put money in a drawstring bag.
Richmond Heights police said the two suspects got away with less than $1,000.
After robbing the bank, the two suspects left the scene on foot and were last seen heading east on Wilson Mills Road.
No one was injured as a result of the robbery, but the bank has been closed for the remainder of the day.
The situation is being investigated by the Richmond Heights police and the FBI. People with any information regarding the bank robbery can contact the Richmond Heights Police Department at 216-486-1234 or the Cleveland FBI office at 216-522-1400.