Man jumps counter during bank robbery inside Aon Center in Loop

Surveillance photo of the suspect who robbed a Loop bank Wednesday morning. (FBI)

A bank inside the Aon Center was robbed Wednesday morning in the Loop.

A man walked into the Associated Bank branch at 200 E. Randolph at 8:05 a.m. and pretended to be customer, FBI spokesman Garrett Croon said.

Then he jumped the teller counter and demanded money, Croon said. He implied he had a weapon, but didn't show one.

The suspect was described as slim man between 25 and 35, 5-foot-8 to 5-foot-10 and 150 pounds, according to the FBI. He was wearing a yellow "IOWA" hooded sweatshirt and dark jeans.

Anyone with information should call the FBI at (312) 421-6700.

So far in 2016, 158 banks have been robbed in the Chicago area, according to the FBI. Last year, there were a total of 144 bank robberies.

(Source: Sun-Times Media Wire - Copyright Chicago Sun-Times 2016.)
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