***Breaking News*** Bank in Askov Robbed at Gunpoint

Wednesday, April 15th, 2009 at 11:53 am

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The Pine County Sheriff’s Department is investigating a robbery at the First National Bank of the North in Askov.  In a press release, Chief Deputy Steve Ovick indicates the bank was robbed at gunpoint just after 11 a.m.

The amount of cash taken is unknown at this time.

The FBI in Duluth is assisting Pine County in the investigation. A suspect and vehicle description is expected later, Wednesday.

Tune in Thursday to the Pine County Sheriff’s Report on WCMP Radio for more information.

Descriptions:

Suspect 1 (Left)- White Male, 5’9”-5’10”, 175-200 pounds, short red hair, age 25-30.

Suspect 2 (Right)- White male, 5’9”-5’10”, 175-200 pounds, short dark brown hair, age 25-30.

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