Bank Robbed, Suspect Took Money and an Employee

By Casey Wheeless | 

A man in Columbia, KY robbed a bank and took an employee with him.

It happened at 3:30 Monday, at the United Citizens Bank on Campbellsville Road.

Police say a man in his 60's, weighing about 200 pounds, entered the bank wearing a dark coat, blue jeans and a camouflage hunting hat asking to see a loan officer.

He then took an undisclosed amount of cash and held a bank employee at gun point as he took the employee and the employee's car.

The suspect later order the employee out of the vehicle and fled.

Police found the car at the Dollar General Store on Campbellsville Road.

They are now searching for a suspect, if anyone has any information contact police at 270-384-4119.