Albertville Bank Robbery 10 Nov 11

Authorities are investigating an armed bank robbery that occurred Wednesday afternoon in Albertville.

At 12:47 PM the Wright County Sheriff’s Office received a report of an armed robbery at Premier Bank on 61st Street NE.

The Wright County Sheriff’s Office says witnesses reported a white male wearing a ski mask, who was described as being 5’ 7” to 6’ 1” tall, displayed a handgun and made off with an undisclosed amount of cash.

Law enforcement responded and conducted a search of the immediate area for the suspect with negative results.

The Minnesota State Patrol assisted the Sheriff’s Office at the scene and the incident remains under investigation by the Wright county Sheriff’s Office and the FBI.