UPDATE: One injured in bank robbery, suspect still at large

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WICHITA FALLS (KFDX/KJTL) — The Wichita Falls Police Department is searching for a lone bank robber who held up Fort Sill National Bank at Kemp and Maplewood.

Around 3:10 p.m. Tuesday afternoon, police responded to the Fort Sill National Bank about a robbery.

According to Sgt. Charlie Eipper, witnesses said a black male went inside and left an unknown amount of cash heading northbound.

Sgt. Eipper said police have identified a vehicle seen leaving the area of the robbery, believed to be the suspects car, pictured below:

Eipper said one person was injured and was transported to URHCS for medical attention but is expected to be okay.

Officers and a K-9 unit are in the area tracking the suspect.

Eipper described the suspect as a black male, 5’6″, wearing blue jeans, a reflective shirt or vest, and grey beanie cap. The suspect had a ‘non-lethal’ type weapon.

If you have any information on this bank robbery, please call the WFPD Crime Stoppers at 940-322-9888 or the WFPD non-emergency line at 940-720-5000. If your tip leads to the arrest and board approval, you could earn up to $1,500.

A Fresh 48 has been issued so any information in the first 48 hours that leads to the arrest will receive an additional $500 for a total of $2,000.

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