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FORT WAYNE, Ind. (WFFT) -- Police are investigating a reported bank robbery on West Jefferson Boulevard Thursday morning.
Fort Wayne Police responded to the Old National Bank in Covington Plaza at 11:02 a.m.
Witnesses told investigators a skinny white man wearing dark clothing and a face mask passed a note to the teller demanding money without showing a weapon.
The man left the bank with an undisclosed amount of cash.
Officers attempted to track the man with a K-9 but were unsuccessful.
Detectives have identified the suspect as 49-year-old Bart B. Ely.
Authorities say he is considered armed and dangerous
Anyone with information about the robbery and where Ely might be located is asked to call Fort Wayne Police at (260) 427-1201 or Crime Stoppers at (260) 436-STOP.
— Jake Thomas (@JakeTTweets) June 17, 2021