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Jim Thorpe National Bank robbed over lunch hour

By 69 News, follow: @69news, news@wfmz.com
Published On: Dec 24 2013 06:25:37 AM CST
Updated On: Sep 17 2013 01:55:28 PM CDT
Penn Forest bank robbery
PENN FOREST TWP., Pa. -

Police are investigating a bank robbery that took place over the lunch hour Tuesday in Carbon County.

The Jim Thorpe National Bank at 1397 Route 903 in Penn Forest Township was robbed just before 1 p.m., officials said.

State police at Lehighton are handling the investigation.

No other details were immediately available.