Very slow moving showers and thunderstorms will move into our area overnight and Sunday. The potential for flooding will be heightened in southern and eastern Kentucky.
Lexington Police were called around 10:45am Friday to the Traditional Bank on Tates Creek Road for a reported robbery.
Police say someone called in a bank robbery at the UK Credit Union on Sir Barton Way at around 10:35. Police believe that was a diversion, because as they responded to that scene, someone held up the Traditional Bank across town.
Police say the robber was wearing a scarf on his head and another scarf covered his face. They say he has a dark complexion and is about 5 foot 9 inches tall.
Police say he did not have a gun. He used a note to demand money from a teller.
They also tell 27 NEWSFIRST that two people followed him out of the bank and watched him get into a white Nissan Maxima.
It's believed the license plate of that car starts with 941.