Natchitoches bank robbers pried door off hinges - KSLA News 12 Shreveport, Louisiana News Weather & Sports

Natchitoches bank robbers pried door off hinges

Posted: Updated:
The Louisiana Capital Credit Union in Natchitoches was robbed Thursday morning. The Louisiana Capital Credit Union in Natchitoches was robbed Thursday morning.
NATCHITOCHES, LA (KSLA) -

Police are investigating a Thursday morning bank robbery by two masked individuals in Natchitoches.

It happened just before 10 a.m. at the Louisiana Capital Credit Union in the City of Natchitoches. The bank is located at 926 University Parkway across from Northwestern State University. 

Natchitoches police received a call from employed inside the credit union and when officers arrived, the found that the robbers had already fled the scene.

An initial investigation found that the two robbers got into the credit union by prying the back door off its hinges. One of the two had a weapon, and both were wearing a mask and gloves. 

The robbers then allegedly took an undisclosed amount of money, grabbing several money bags and leaving through the same back door and fleeing on foot, police said. 

The FBI is working police to solve the crime.

Copyright 2014 KSLA. All rights reserved.

Powered by WorldNow