This is one of the bank robbers authorities are looking for in connection with the bank robbery Saturday in Ulysses.Photo courtesy of FBI
• Daily Leader staff report
Two masked thieves robbed a bank Saturday in Ulysses.
According to a report from the Kansas City FBI office, the two robbers were able to gain entry to the bank as it was opening for business around 7:30 in the morning. The bank robbed was the Western State Bank located at 1110 W. Oklahoma.
One of the robbers brandished a knife during the robbery. The robbers exited the bank in an unknown direction. No vehicle information was obtained, and no injuries were reported during the bank robbery.
The bank robbers are described as follows:
Bank robber one:
Unknown gender, hispanic accent, wearing dark-colored pants with a dark hooded sweatshirt, white footwear and a black mask.
Bank robber two:
Unknown gender, wearing dark clothing and a black mask.
Anyone having information about this bank robbery or persons involved is requested to contact 1-800-KS-CRIME, the Kansas City FBI office, or the Ulysses Police Department. Additional information is available online at www.bandittrackerkansascity.com.