Bank robbery suspect leads police on chase with child in car, cr - Cleveland 19 News Cleveland, OH

Bank robbery suspect leads police on chase with child in car, crashes

A suspect vehicle in connection with Friday morning's bank robbery at the Key Bank on W. 25th lead police on a chase just hours later.

Cleveland Police say a man walked into the Key Bank on W. 25th around 9 a.m. and demanded money.

He claimed he had a gun, but no weapon was seen.

The suspect fled in a yellow Ford Mustang with damage to the passenger side.  There was a woman passenger, according to a witness.

Police say he got away with around $2,200.

A zone car spotted the car around 1pm, and the driver fled.  The chase ended when the car crashed into a pole at W. 110th and Lake Ave.

Police surrounded the car and found a child in the car.  The money was also inside.

The suspect was injured in the crash, hitting his head.  His girlfriend was also in the car at the time of the chase.  Others were injured, but their injuries appear to be minor.

Copyright 2011 WOIO. All rights reserved.

Powered by Frankly