Man Robs Bank In Joliet Armed With Knife

By The Chicago Times Staff

June 9, 2022

JOLIET, IL – A bank in Joliet was robbed Thursday by a man armed with a knife.

According to police, at 10:45 pm officers were called to a possible armed robbery at Heartland Bank and Trust located at 5650 Caton Farm Road.

Police reports indicate that a suspect entered the bank armed with a knife and shouted it was a robbery.

Witnesses described the suspect as a white male wearing a dark hooded sweatshirt and dark pants.

Joliet police did not disclose how much money was taken and said the robbery is now under investigation by the FBI