facebook
twitter
rss
account
search
search
 

'Nuns' rob Chicago-area bank

May 30, 2011 at 7:35 PM   |   Comments

PALOS HEIGHTS, Ill., May 30 (UPI) -- The FBI is hunting for two robbers who held up a bank in Palos Heights, Ill., while wearing nun masks and habits and wielding guns, officials said Monday.

The holdup occurred Sunday afternoon at a TCF bank branch, the Chicago Tribune reported.

The robbers, sporting get-ups like those in the 2010 movie "The Town," displayed handguns when they ordered an employee to give them an undisclosed amount of money, officials said.

They fled in a light-colored sedan.

© 2011 United Press International, Inc. All Rights Reserved. Any reproduction, republication, redistribution and/or modification of any UPI content is expressly prohibited without UPI's prior written consent.
Recommended UPI Stories
Featured UPI Collection
trending
Notable deaths of 2014 [PHOTOS]

Notable deaths of 2014 [PHOTOS]

Most Popular
1
Zig-zagging lane lines confuse commuters along I-66 in Virginia
2
Man raises $28,000 to have his 100-pound scrotum removed
3
Missing Canadian found alive in Oklahoma almost 40 years later
4
iPad-wearing tortoises removed from Aspen art museum and moved to conservatory
5
Hyperlapse: UPI climbed Meat Mountain so you won't have to
Trending News
Video
x
Feedback