The Montgomery County Sheriff's Office Criminal Investigations Division is investigating a Bank Robbery that occurred at the First Bank of Trust located on FM-1314 and I-59.
On May 15, 2012, at approximately 9:30 am, the Sheriff's Office received notification of the robbery and responded to the location. Upon arrival, Sheriff's Office personnel were informed that two black male suspects entered the bank and one of them demanded money while displaying a black semi-automatic handgun. While the suspect with the gun demanded money, the other suspect gathered the employees and had them move to a central location of the bank. The suspect with the gun was able to get an undetermined amount of money from a bank cash drawer.
Both suspects left the scene in a maroon four door passenger car which was recovered approximately one mile from the crime scene and was later confirmed to be a stolen vehicle
Anyone having information about this Bank Robbery is asked to contact Crime Stoppers or Detective Ken Bivens at 936- 760-5876.
Crime Stoppers will pay up to a $1000 cash reward for information leading to an arrest or indictment of a felony crime. Call 800-392-STOP (7867). Anonymous tips can also be made through the Montgomery County Crime Stoppers Web Page at www.montgomerycountycrimestoppers.org.