Bank robbed in Saunders County, authorities searching for suspect

Posted at 11:36 AM, Sep 28, 2017
and last updated 2017-09-29 00:55:27-04

Police are searching for two people they believe to be armed and dangerous after a morning bank robbery near Wahoo.

Police are searching for a man they say entered the bank and showed a gun before stealing an employee's car and later dumping it on the side of the road on County Road R. 

Authorities believe he may have met up with an accomplice and are now searching for a getaway car.

According to the FBI Omaha Division, the suspect is a 5-foot-6 black male. He was last seen wearing a gray hooded sweatshirt, dark Nike shoes, dark pants, and dark gloves. 

Recently, the FBI Omaha Division reported a spike in bank robberies in the area.

This is a developing story.