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Hastings bank robbed at gunpoint

An image captured of a suspect who police say robbed a Hastings bank Tuesday. Submitted photo

First National Bank in Hastings was robbed on Tuesday, Dec. 27, at approximately 5:30 p.m.

A man entered the bank with a gun and made a demand for money. He fled with an undisclosed amount of cash.

Nobody was injured in the ordeal.

The Hastings Police Department is working with the FBI on the case, and security footage of the incident may be released later Wednesday.

The bank is located at North Frontage Road and Pleasant Drive.

Chad Richardson

Chad Richardson is the news director for RiverTown Multimedia. He was the publisher of four RiverTown publications until 2016, when he was named news director. He was previously general manager of the Farmington Independent and Rosemount Town Pages from 2000 to 2007. He worked at the Hastings Star Gazette from 1996 to 2000 as a photographer and reporter. He also worked as a photographer and writer at the Pope County Tribune in Glenwood.

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