Police search for man who allegedly robbed an Arvest Bank in east Tulsa Saturday

Posted at 2:48 PM, Jun 18, 2016
and last updated 2016-06-18 20:42:00-04

TULSA -Police are searching for a man after they say he robbed an Arvest Bank Saturday afternoon.

According to police, the alleged robber demanded money from one of the tellers at the Arvest on 208 South Memorial Drive. After the teller gave the suspect money, he left the bank.

The suspect was seen walking away from the bank, according to police.

During the investigation Tulsa robbery detective were called to a house at East King Pl. and North 73rd St. where they detained several adults. 

After speaking with them those people were released, but police say they are taking the investigation seriously. 

"We don't just go, rushing into the situation, we take it slow an and up on it properly and make sure everything is in place before we come in contact with the people inside". said Tulsa police Cpl. Ian Adair . 

Police say none of the people at the house are currently facing any charges.

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