TYLER, TX (KLTV) - Tyler police responded to a call at the Altra Federal Credit Union in the 5523 block of Troup Hwy across from Trane.
According to police, the suspect approached the counter and gave the teller a note and verbally communicated to the teller that this was a robbery. The suspect then revealed a weapon under his coat.
The teller gave the suspect an undisclosed amount of money and he left the building.
The suspect is described as a 30-year-old white male, wearing a black Fedora hat, glasses and a yellow shirt with a black sports coat, jeans and brown shoes. There is no vehicle description at this time.
Tyler Police and the FBI are still investigating the scene. The bank remains closed.
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