Munster Police Looking for Bank Robber

Jan 7, 2020

Alleged bank robber near the customer entrance and exit at First Midwest Bank in Munster.
Credit Munster Police Department

MUNSTER - Munster Police are looking for a man who robbed a First Midwest Bank.

Investigations Division Commander Lieutenant John Peirick says the robbery happened at around 9:10 a.m. Tuesday, at 750 Ridge Road.  The police department is requesting the public's assistance in identifying the person, who is responsible for the robbery.  

That person is described as a black male, in his late 50’s, wearing a gray suit with an ivory colored fedora and large rimmed glasses.  Police say the man presented a note to the teller and demanded money and implied he had a gun.  He fled the bank with an undetermined amount of cash.    

Anyone with information on the subjects identity is asked to call Munster Police Detective Sergeant Tim Nosich at 219-836-6658 or email

Police say informants can remain anonymous.