Two St. Louis Area Banks Robbed Monday

ST. LOUIS, Mo. (KMOX) — Police say a south St. Louis bank was robbed Monday morning by three people, one of whome was armed with mace.

It happened just before 10:30 a.m. at the First Bank at 7256 Gravois.

Police tell us two men entered the bank armed with handguns. They were accompanied by a woman who sprayed mace. The suspects remain at large.

Second Bank Robbery:

A couple hours later a white woman wearing thick costume makeup and a wig robbed a bank near South County Center.

Police say the woman, who is about 5’4″ with a thin build, held up the US Bank on South Center Way at about 1:40 this afternoon.

She handed the teller a note indicating she had a weapon, but never showed one.

She fled on foot carrying a tan bag. She was last seen walking northeast along Lemay Ferry Rd.


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