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Bank Robbery in Platte County Leads to Pursuit

The robbery took place at noon Tuesday in Edgerton, Mo.

Posted: Feb 27, 2018 1:26 PM

(KMBC 9) According to the FBI, a police pursuit involving a suspected bank robber ended Tuesday afternoon in eastern Kansas City, Mo.

The chase began in Platte County after the suspect allegedly robbed the US Bank in Edgerton, Mo. at noon. 

Officers were able to use stop-sticks to disable at least one tire on a green Dodge Charger. 

The pursuit ended near 33rd Street and Jackson Ave. just before 1 p.m. when the suspect bailed out of the vehicle to run on foot.

Police were able to take the suspect into custody. 

Stay tune to KQ2 for further updates on this story.

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