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Photos from Wichita bank robberies released

Law enforcement officials have released a series of photographs taken from two robberies at the same bank several months apart in southwest Wichita.

Three of the photos are from Tuesday's robbery of the UMB branch at 2333 S. West St., while three others are from the robbery of the UMB on March 11.

"We will look to see if there is any similarity ... to see if there is a connection between them," FBI spokeswoman Bridget Patton said.

Anyone with information about the crimes should call 911, the Wichita Police Department's robbery section at 316-268-4177 or Crime Stoppers at 316-267-2111.

Anonymous tips can also be sent to Crime Stoppers by cell phone text message by texting the number CRIMES (274637) and beginning the tip with TIP217.

Check Kansas.com for updates.

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