Deputies: Masked duo robs bank workers, flee in stolen car in Osceola County

OSCEOLA COUNTY, Fla. — Osceola County deputies said bank employees were robbed on their way into work in Championsgate Wednesday morning by two armed masked men who fled the scene in a stolen car.

"These two-armed men approached staff and employees as they were opening the bank this morning," Jacob Ruiz with the Osceola County Sheriff's Office said.
Bank employees told investigators the men approached them around 8:30 a.m. trying to gain access to the PNC Bank location on ChampionsGate Boulevard. When the audible alarm at the bank sounded, deputies said the men fled, having stolen only personal property from the employees.

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"As they entered the audible alarm went off, causing the two subjects to flee. And they were only able to steal personal items from the employees," Ruiz said.

Deputies said the white Toyota Camry that the assailants fled in was found a mile away, and was discovered to have been stolen from Orange County.

Deputies said the search continues for the two masked men. They said the investigation is ongoing.

Anyone with information is asked to call the Osceola County Sheriff's Office or CrimeLine.

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