Police and FBI investigating local bank robbery

Photo courtesy of RCPD

The Sunflower Bank at 2710 Anderson Ave. was robbed Wednesday morning and police are still looking for a suspect.

According to a Riley County Police report, a white man about 5 feet 10 inches tall and facial hair demanded money from one of the bank employees. He left the bank after taking an unknown amount of cash.

The man wore dark clothing, glasses, baseball cap and a dark backpack. It is not known if he escaped on foot or by vehicle. According to police, the man did not brandish a weapon.

Riley County Police mentioned in a press release that the Federal Bureau of Investigation was assisting in the investigation.

A photo of the suspect was released by police. Authorities ask anyone with information about the crime to contact the Manhattan Riley County Crime Stoppers or call 785-539-7777