Police investigate bank robbery in downtown Springfield

SPRINGFIELD, Mo. -- Police are investigating a robbery at a bank in downtown Springfield.

Courtesy: FBI

Police responded to the robbery in the 300 block of South Avenue at a Great Southern Branch. That is near Walnut Street. Police say the robber showed the teller a note. He did display a weapon.

Police say the man left on foot. He is described as a middle-aged man wearing jeans and a dark blue hat.

The FBI is now investigating.