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UPDATE: Suspect Named In CR Bank Robbery
CEDAR RAPIDS, Iowa (CBS 2/FOX 28) -- Police Friday responded to a bank robbery in downtown Cedar Rapids. It happened just after 11:00 a.m. at the Hills Bank branch at 240 3rd Avenue SE.
Police tell CBS 2 News that witnesses provided them with a suspect description and told them which way he ran. A short time later, officers chased down 24-year-old Jacob Allen Mack and took him into custody.
Mack is now being held in the Linn County Jail, facing charges of second-degree robbery and interference with official acts.
Police say no weapon was displayed during the robbery.
This is the third bank robbery in the city this week. The first two occurred at U.S. Bank branches located on Edgewood Road and 16th Avenue SW.
If anyone has information on any of the three robberies, they're asked to call the Cedar Rapids Police Department at (319) 286-5487.