(Princeton, Indiana) This afternoon at approximately 3:16 p.m. CST the Gibson County Sheriff’s Office located and stopped a Maroon Lincoln Town Car at 5th and Broadway. This is the vehicle description that was given earlier that could have possibly been used in the armed robbery in Fort Branch. A female subject is currently being detained and investigated for driving while intoxicated.
No one has been arrested for the armed robbery at this time.
This is an ongoing investigation and further information will be released as it becomes available.
UPDATE: All Gibson schools have lifted the lockdown.
September 27, 2013 @ 4:01 p.m.
(Fort Branch) Police are still searching for an armed robbery suspect.
On Friday, September 27, at 12:42 p.m. CST, Fort Branch Police, Indiana State Police, and Gibson County Sheriff”s Department responded to Rose’s Tanning on U.S. 41 to investigate an armed robbery.
The suspect displayed a handgun, demanded cash and fled the scene with an undisclosed amount of cash. She was last seen running south from the store. There were no customers inside and the clerk was unharmed.
Officers are also looking for a Maroon 1992 Lincoln Town Car that may have been involved.
Description of Suspect:
• White Female, 20’s
• Approximately 5’5”
• Approximately 115 lbs.
• Wearing Black Wig
• Scarf covering her face
• Multi-color sweater
Anyone with information concerning the identity of the suspect or information concerning this armed robbery is encouraged to contact police immediately.
(Fort Branch, Indiana) An armed robbery recently occurred at Rose’s Trailers & Tanning on US 41 in Fort Branch.
The subject was described as a white female in her 20′s with fair skin, approximately 5′ 6″ to 5′ 8″. She was wearing a multi-colored winter sweater with a scarf and sunglasses with a black wig.
If you see anybody matching this description, please dial 911!
Be aware that it is possible that the suspect could have removed those clothes to alter her appearance.
Police are in the area searching for the subject at this time.