St. Cloud police are responding to a reported bank robbery and hostage situation at a Wells Fargo, according to police and Wells Fargo officials, Your Content has learned.
According to St. Cloud police, at 1:48 p.m. officers responded to the bank on 200 33rd Avenue South. Agents from the FBI are also on scene, reports FOX 9.
“We can confirm a hostage situation at Wells Fargo’s St. Cloud South branch, located at 200 33rd Avenue South.” Wells Fargo said in a statement.
“We are cooperating with local law enforcement and will do whatever we can to assist the authorities in their investigation. We recognize this is a traumatic moment for the community and our colleagues.
“The safety and security of our customers and employees is our most important priority.”
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