UPDATE: Search Goes on for Bank Robbery Suspects

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Peoria police have released pictures of the second suspect in Wednesday afternoon’s robbery at Commerce Bank.

Police responded to a report of an armed robbery at the bank on 2609 North Knoxville around 4:05 pm Wednesday. Information gathered indicated the two men entered the bank armed with guns. After the robbery, the males fled the area in a white four door vehicle. Police say they got away with more than $2,000. An investigation into the robbery continues.

The first suspect is described as a male with a light complexion, thin build and armed with a shotgun. The male was wearing black shoes, black pants, a black hooded shirt, and a black mask.


Police have also released photos of the suspect who robbed the Redbrand Credit Union, on Grand Prairie Drive, yesterday.

That person got away with about $14,000.

The Peoria Police Department is requesting help from the public in identifying all suspects. If you have any information regarding this incident, please contact Detective David Smith of the Peoria Police Department Criminal Investigations Division at (309) 494-8391 or CrimeStoppers anonymously at (309) 673-9000.

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