Police investigating Tuesday afternoon bank robbery

OAKLAND - Coles County Sheriff's Deputies, Detectives, and Charleston police are investigating a bank robbery that occurred at Oakland National Bank Tuesday afternoon.

Authorities say they're looking for a possible suspect.  The suspect is described as a white male standing about 5'8" tall, wearing blue jean shorts and a Dallas Cowboys sweatshirt, and carrying a black backpack.

If you have any information on this incident, you are urged to call your local law enforcement agency.  We will bring you more details on this story as they become available.

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