Man robs Darien bank at gunpoint

A man robbed a Darien bank at gunpoint Wednesday morning, according to the FBI and police.

The man robbed a West Suburban Bank branch at 1005 75th St. in Darien just after 9 a.m., according to the FBI’s BanditTracker website. The man showed a gun in what’s known as a takeover robbery, according to an FBI spokesman.

The man fled south from the bank following the robbery, according to Darien police.

The man was described as black, about 25 to 30, and about 5-foot-7 with a thin build. He was wearing a dark-colored zip-up jacket and a black-and-white bandana, according to the FBI. Police said he was wearing black.

Anyone with information is asked to call the Chicago office of the FBI at 312-421-6700 or Darien police.


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