Bank robbery under investigation in Newton Co.

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NEWTON COUNTY, Ind. (WLFI) – Newton County authorities are investigating after a man robbed a bank Friday afternoon.

It happened around 2:30 p.m. at the DeMotte State Bank on State Road 10 in Roselawn, Ind.

Detectives believe the man is in his late 20s and around 6-feet tall.  He was last seen wearing black clothes, black gloves and a black hat.

No weapon was displayed during the robbery. Investigators said the man got away with an undisclosed amount of cash.

Deputies said he was driving a silver or gray four-door Oldsmobile, with a partial Illinois license plate reading K46.

Anyone with information about the case is asked to call Sgt. Cothran at the Newton County Sheriff’s Office at 219-474-5661.

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