Police are investigating the armed robbery of the Old National Bank in Mount Vernon. The robbery occurred at approximately 2:00pm Friday. The suspect in the robbery is described as a black male, standing approximately 6 foot 6 inches tall. He was wearing navy blue t-shirt and jeans at the time of the robberu and is believed to be between 35 to 50 years of age.
The amount of money stolen has not been announced at this time.
Police have released a surveillance photo of the suspect (seen above). They request that if anyone recognizes the man to contact the Mt. Vernon Police Department at 618-242-0215 or the Jefferson County Crime Stopper tips line at 618-242-8477.