FBI, police hunt for 3 suspects in brazen bank heist

FBI, Fairfield police and state police have teamed up in the hunt for three men who pulled off a daring bank robbery on Friday morning.Investigators

FAIRFIELD - FBI, Fairfield police and state police have teamed up in the hunt for three men who pulled off a daring bank robbery on Friday morning.

Investigators say three men in black clothes and masks invaded the Fairfield County Bank on Bronson Road around 10:20 a.m. and left little to chance. According to police, the suspects tied up three bank tellers and a delivery man before loading up an undisclosed amount of cash. No shots were fired and no one was injured.

In less than seven minutes, the suspects left the bank in a vehicle that had been reported stolen in Bridgeport earlier in the day, investigators say. The stolen car was later found abandoned at a rest stop on I-95.

Police are offering a $10,000 reward for help in tracking down the suspects. Anyone with information is asked to call 203-254-INFO.

advertisement | advertise on News 12

Trending Video

1 Connecticut Sportscast, Feb. 27
2 Scholar Athlete: Emily Anderson
Fairfield Prep's Connor Bercik is a national scholar 3 Scholar Athlete: Connor Bercik
Nassau and Suffolk Police are intensifying patrols at 4 Stepped up patrols at places of worship after JCC threats
Big Daddy's in Massapequa has a celebration ready 5 LI Winter: Mardi Gras at Big Daddy's

advertisement | advertise on News 12

Features

Focus on Connecticut Focus on Connecticut

Features local, state and federal officials discussing the issues around southwestern Connecticut.

Celebrates African-American culture in southwestern Connecticut. Our Lives

Celebrates African-American culture in southwestern Connecticut.

Each week News 12 Connecticut introduces you to Hometown Hero

News 12 highlights people who give to the community.

We spotlight a local team each week. Connecticut Team of the Week

Each week News 12 Connecticut highlights a team from a local school.

Sorry to interrupt...

Your first 5 are free

Access to News12 is free for Optimum, Comcast®, Time Warner® and Service Electric℠ video customers.

Please enjoy 5 complimentary views to articles, photos, and videos during the next 30 days.

LOGIN SUBSCRIBE