ST. JOSEPH. Mo. — The public’s help is being sought in connection with a bank robbery Monday in St. Joseph.

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A surveillance photo of the suspect alleged to have robbed the Citizen’s Bank & Trust in St. Joseph Monday.

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A surveillance photo of the suspect alleged to have robbed the Citizen’s Bank & Trust in St. Joseph on Monday.

The FBI’s Kansas City Field Office revealed via press release that the Citizen’s Bank & Trust in St. Joseph (5305 N. Belt Highway, St. Joseph, MO) was robbed today at approximately 3 p.m. Monday.

A lone white male allegedly entered the bank and handed the teller a note claiming he had a weapon despite never brandishing it. He then fled the bank on foot with an undisclosed amount of currency.

The suspect is being described as a white male, 5-foot-8 or taller, with a medium build and wearing a red baseball hat and blue jacket.

Anyone with information should contact local law enforcement or the FBI at 816-512-8200.