Loyola Community,

Campus Safety is writing to inform you of a bank robbery that occurred near the Water Tower Campus earlier this afternoon.

At approximately 12:50 p.m., a man walked in to the North Community Bank located at 800 N. State Street and demanded money. The offender then fled with the money, and no one was injured during the robbery.

The FBI has released the following description of the offender: male, black (dark complexion), brown hair and eyes, 125 to 135 lbs, 5’1″ to 5′ 3″, eye glasses, carrying a black messenger bag, and wearing a black puffy coat and blue jeans. A still image of the offender can be found online.

Anyone with further information should contact the Chicago FBI office at 312.421.6700.


Tom Murray
Chief of Police and Director of Campus Safety