Police are investigating a bank robbery in Wayne County. State Police responded to a call at People's Security Bank in Gouldsboro this morning.
Police tell us a man entered the bank around 10:15 flashing a handgun. The man demanded money from the teller and got away with a large quantity of cash.
Police say the man fled in a red car. There were road blocks set up this afternoon and interviews were conducted with neighbors and businesses nearby.
Many customers who came to the bank to make a deposit were stunned this afternoon. The bank was closed, the doors locked and the parking lot empty.
" I am shocked you don't expect things like this to happen in such a small town said Danielle Furello. Many other customers like Chuck Owens who stopped by the bank agreed. " I expect to see these things in Scranton and places down the line but not in a small town like this one.
Anyone with information on today's bank robbery is asked to please contact the State Police Barracks in Honesdale. They can be reached at this number. (570) 253-7126