Suspect arrested after robbing Chase Bank in South Austin

The Austin Police Department has arrested a suspect following a robbery at a Chase Bank. 

According to the Austin Police Department, police officers responded to a bank robbery at the Chase Bank located in the 700 block of East Stassney Lane around 9:20 am on Friday, October 13, 2017. 

When officers arrived on scene, they learned that a female suspect had entered the bank with a black handgun and demanded money. She then fled the scene with an undisclosed amount of cash. 

No injuries were reported during this robbery. 

A witness followed the suspect and called 911. 

Police officers with the Austin Police Department located and arrested the suspect without incident.

Her identity has not been released at this time. 

This remains an active investigation. Anyone with information about this incident is asked to call the Robbery Tip Line at (512) 974-5092, Crime Stoppers at 512-472-TIPS or use the new Crime Stoppers App. You can also submit tips by downloading APD’s mobile app, Austin PD, for free on iPhone and Android.

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