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Police search for men who robbed South Broadway bank

  • The Wichita Eagle
  • Published Saturday, Dec. 14, 2013, at 12:54 p.m.

Wichita police on Saturday were searching for a pair of men who reportedly robbed Valley State Bank at gunpoint Saturday morning.

Sgt. Bruce Watts said the men entered the bank, 5310 S. Broadway, about 9:30 a.m., ordered employees to the ground and demanded cash. They got away with an undisclosed amount of money, Watts said. At least one carried a handgun.

The men were last seen fleeing in an older model, gray Ford Focus, Watts said. They are in their 20s or 30s, he said, 5-foot-6 to 5-foot-8 tall, weigh about 160 pounds each and have slender builds.

The bank is located south of 47th Street South on Broadway. No one was hurt in the ordeal, Watts said.

Reach Amy Renee Leiker at 316-268-6644 or aleiker@wichitaeagle.com. Follow her on Twitter: @amyreneeleiker.

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