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OPD searching for suspect in credit union robbery

Posted at 6:31 PM, Feb 22, 2021
and last updated 2021-02-22 19:31:04-05

According to the Omaha Police Department (OPD), officers responded to a robbery at the Omaha Police Federal Credit Union at 3003 S. 82nd Ave at 1:22 p.m. Tuesday.

Police said that the suspect entered the Credit Union wearing a mask and holding a firearm. He demanded money from the registers and after receiving an undetermined amount of cash, the suspect fled on foot.

Witnesses stated they observed the suspect get into a white SUV, possibly a Cadillac Escalade and flee onto I-80 westbound at a high rate of speed.

Suspect description: Black male, large stature, wearing a black coat

Vehicle description: White, Dirty SUV with NO plates, possibly a Cadillac Escalade.

The investigation is ongoing. Anyone with information is urged to contact Omaha Crime Stoppers anonymously at 402-444-STOP (7867) or at or by downloading the P3tips mobile app.

Tips leading to the arrest of a Credit Union Bank robbery suspect are eligible for an enhanced reward of $10,000.