Crime Watch 8

Authorities searching for bank robbery suspect

INDIANAPOLIS (WISH) – Detectives with the Indianapolis FBI Safe Streets Task Force are asking for the public’s help in the search for a bank robbery suspect.

According to the Indianapolis Metropolitan Police Department, the robbery occurred around 1:45 p.m. Friday, Oct. 14 at the Chase Bank located in the 1300 block of West 86th Street.

Police said that a black male between 20-25 years old walked into the establishment, implied that he had a gun and had a written demand for money.

The bank teller then complied with the demand and gave the suspect an undetermined amount of money.  At that time the suspect fled the scene on foot heading south.

The suspect has been described as a black male between 20-25 years old, with a slender build and standing 6’1″.  At the time of the robbery the suspect was wearing a black hooded sweatshirt, blue jeans, sunglasses and black baseball cap.

Anyone with information the incident or the suspect is asked to contact the Indiana FBI Safe Street Task Force at 317-595-4000 or Crime Stoppers at 317-262-8477.


Colder and quiet rest of the week

INDIANAPOLIS (WISH) – A good 20° swing Wednesday morning with temperatures in the lower to mid 20s this morning with feel-like temperatures in the teens. it will be a clear start then brighter heading through the rest of the morning and the afternoon! Sunshine won’t help us out too much in terms of temperatures today. Daytime highs should warm to the upper 30s. Wednesday night will be a cold one with lows in the lower 20s with a partly cloudy sky.

Thursday will be another cold one with highs struggling to reach 30°. It’ll still be a bright one with a mostly to partly sunny sky. A slow warming trend will start Friday with highs warming to the upper 30s with a mixture of sun and clouds.

This weekend will be split with a chance of showers arriving late in the day Sunday. Highs will continue to warm to the mid-40s Saturday with a partly sunny sky. Clouds return Sunday with showers later in the evening and overnight. Rain will continue through Monday. Tuesday looks to be a dry day for now then showers should return by midweek with highs in the mid 40s.