Location: Velocity Credit Union - 4220 S Lamar BLVD
The Austin Police Department Robbery Unit is investigating a bank robbery that occurred on Friday May 11, 2018, at approximately 6:40 p.m., Velocity Credit Union, 4220 S Lamar BLVD.
A female suspect entered the bank and presented a note to a teller demanding money before fleeing the scene. APD Officers who were in the area during the call were able to detain a female matching the suspect description soon after the call. At this point the suspect is still in APD custody.
Anyone with information about this incident is asked to call the APD Robbery tip line at (512) 974-5092, Crime Stoppers at 512-472-TIPS or use the new Crime Stoppers App. You can also submit tips by downloading APD’s mobile app, Austin PD, for free on iPhone and Android.
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