Jim Thorpe National Bank robbed over lunch hour

Published: 7:25 AM EST Dec 24, 2013   Updated: 2:55 PM EDT Sep 17, 2013
Penn Forest bank robbery

Police are investigating a bank robbery that took place over the lunch hour Tuesday in Carbon County.

The Jim Thorpe National Bank at 1397 Route 903 in Penn Forest Township was robbed just before 1 p.m., officials said.

State police at Lehighton are handling the investigation.

No other details were immediately available.