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Jim Thorpe National Bank robbed over lunch hour

Published On: Dec 24 2013 07:25:37 AM EST   Updated On: Sep 17 2013 02:55:28 PM EDT
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.

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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.