W. Toledo bank robbed near Westgate

WEST TOLEDO (WTOL) - Police are investigating an armed robbery outside of a west Toledo bank. It happened around 11 a.m. Tuesday, May 5 at the National City on Secor near Central.

Police say a Taco Bell worker was bringing a deposit to the bank when she was stopped by a black male wearing a hooded sweatshirt and a dark coat. We're told the suspect pulled out a handgun and demanded the cash she was carrying. She handed the money over and was not hurt.

Police say the robber fled north in a get-away car, although we do not have a description of the vehicle at this time. Witnesses say the armed man stands around 5' 5" and has a medium build.

We will continue to follow this story as it develops.