A Franklin bank was robbed today, and police are looking for help in identifying the suspect.
At 3:04 p.m. the Union Savings Bank at Second and Millard streets was robbed by a man, according to police.
Franklin, Carlisle and Warren County Sheriff’s deputies “swarmed” the area, but were unable to locate the suspect, according to Franklin Police Chief Russell Whitman.
Nearby school Gerke Elementary dismissed on time while officers were still in the area.
The suspect was described as a tall white man with long hair and a mustache wearing a blue shirt, green pants with tennis shoes.
According to dispatch traffic, he may have been wearing a wig.
Anyone with information is asked to contact the Franklin Police Department at 937-746-2882 or call its 1TIP hotline at 937-743-1TIP (1847)
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