Suntrust Bank robbed at gunpoint
Updated at 7:45 p.m.
The FBI and Franklin Police are investigating an armed robbery that occured just before 6 p.m. in Cool Springs.
Franklin Police spokesman Lt. Charles Warner reports that officers were summoned to the Suntrust Bank branch at 731 Cool Springs Boulevard at 5:51 p.m. with a report that there was an armed robbery in progress.
Tellers reported that a tall, slender white male entered the bank wearing a black nylon-type jacket with a hood, olive green pants, black shoes, and a Halloween mask that obscured his face. The suspect, armed with handgun, left after tellers complied with his demands for cash and remains at large. No one was injured during the robbery.
Detectives are asking that anyone with information regarding this case, or believes they may have witnessed something unusual in the area during their evening commute to call Franklin Police at (615) 794-2513 or FBI-Nashville at (615) 232-7500.