UPDATE Friday, August 14, 2015
(Ashland, KY) — The Kentucky State Police Post 14 Ashland is investigating a robbery of the First National Bank located at 9844 E US Highway 60 Rush, KY.
At approximately 2:15 pm on Friday August 7, 2015 an unidentified individual, armed with a firearm, entered the bank and demanded cash from a teller. At the time of the robbery the individual was wearing a black mask, black long sleeve shirt/jacket, black pants, black gloves and black shoes and was carrying a large black backpack. The individual then exited the bank and fled the area on foot with an undisclosed amount of cash.
Additional information and any photographs will be released as they become available.
The following agencies responded and assisted during the course of the investigation: Boyd County Sheriff’s Department and Carter County Sheriff’s Department.
The case remains under investigation by Detective David Boarman.
Anyone with information is asked to contact the Kentucky State Police Post 14 at 1-800-222-5555.
Trooper First Class Michael Murriell
Public Affairs Officer