Animated Michigan bank robber may be hiding out in Ohio


Michigan Deputies were dispatched to a bank robbery Thursday morning. It happened at the Southern Michigan Bank and Trust at 202 N. Main St. in the Village of Tekonsha.

Bank employees claim a male entered the bank pointing a handgun at bank employees.

After the robbery, the suspect fled with cash out of the front entrance of the bank to a vehicle parked on E. Canal St. south east of the bank.

The suspect was described as a male, 6'2"-6'3" approximately 160lbs slim build, wearing a blue hooded jacket with a white stripe along the back. Dark colored pants, gloves, tennis shoes and a Halloween mask.

The vehicle is described as a mid 1990's white vehicle with a gray or dark colored panel along the lower section of the car. Deputies are being assisted by the FBI Kalamazoo Office.

If anyone has any information please call the Calhoun County Sheriff's Office Det. Steven Hinkley at 269-781-0911 or Silent Observer at 269-781-9700.

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