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Lee's Summit bank robbed Monday afternoon

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Posted at 4:41 PM, May 24, 2021
and last updated 2021-05-24 17:41:53-04

KANSAS CITY, Mo. — The FBI is investigating a bank robbery that occurred Monday afternoon in Lee’s Summit.

Officials said that around 1:40 p.m. a man with a thin build, standing between 5 feet 9 inches, and 5 feet 11 inches tall, walked into Security Bank of Kansas City and verbally demanded cash.

The man was between 20 and 30 years old, wearing blue jeans, a gray and black T-shirt and a gray or black ball cap.

He left the bank, located at 1101 SW Third St., with an undisclosed amount of money.

Officials said he did not show a weapon during the burglary and there were no injuries.

Anyone with information is asked to contact police.

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