isu police night stock photo traffic stop

An Iowa State Police officer at a traffic stop on Union Drive. 

The Ames Police Department is investigating an armed robbery at a bank on Lincoln Way that occurred just before 5 p.m. Friday.

A male entered U.S. Bank, located at 2546 Lincoln Way, displayed a handgun and demanded money from the clerk, according to police. No one in the bank was injured. 

The man was described as being about 5'8" tall and wearing a black scarf covering his face, black glasses and a dark coat. He left with an undisclosed amount of money, according to police.

Anyone with information regarding the incident is encouraged to contact the Ames Police Department at 515-239-5133 or the anonymous tip line at 515-239-5533.

(0) comments

Welcome to the discussion.

Keep it Clean. Please avoid obscene, vulgar, lewd, racist or sexually-oriented language.
Don't Threaten. Threats of harming another person will not be tolerated.
Be Truthful. Don't knowingly lie about anyone or anything.
Be Nice. No racism, sexism or any sort of -ism that is degrading to another person.
Be Proactive. Use the 'Report' link on each comment to let us know of abusive posts.
Share with Us. We'd love to hear eyewitness accounts, the history behind an article.