Authorities believe Liberty City bank robbery connected to Hays County bank robbery

WEBXTRA: Authorities believe Liberty City bank robbery tied to Hays County bank robbery

GREGG COUNTY, Texas (KLTV) - The Gregg County Sheriff’s Office believes the robbery of a Liberty City bank may be connected to another bank robbery in Texas.

According to Lt. Joshua Tubb, a spokesman for the sheriff’s office, they believe the robbery of the First National Bank in Liberty City is connected to a bank robbery in Hays County.

The robbery occurred on June 28. According to Tubb, they received a call at about 9:11 a.m., reporting the robbery at the bank, located at FM 125 and Old Kilgore Highway.

At the time, they described the suspect to be a 6-foot-tall man. He was wearing jeans and a light denim jacket with a dark-colored hoodie at the time of the robbery.

The suspect brandished a gun during the robbery and was carrying a bag with a stripe, according to Tubb.

Anyone with information about the robbery is asked to contact the Gregg County Sheriff’s Office.

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