Police respond to robbery at credit union
A message posted on the front door of the GNC Community Credit Union after the building was temporarily closed due to a robbery Wednesday afternoon.



New Castle police are investigating a robbery that was reported at the GNC Federal Credit Union downtown on Wednesday afternoon.

Police Chief Bobby Salem said a man walked into the credit union located at 201 S. Jefferson St. around 1:20 p.m. and demanded money from a teller. He left the building with an undetermined amount of cash.

Salem said the detectives are reviewing surveillance video of the incident. He said he does not believe the robber showed any kind of weapon. More information will be available as the probe continues, he said.

Recommended for you

(0) comments

Welcome to the discussion.

Keep it Clean. Please avoid obscene, vulgar, lewd, racist or sexually-oriented language.
Don't Threaten. Threats of harming another person will not be tolerated.
Be Truthful. Don't knowingly lie about anyone or anything.
Be Nice. No racism, sexism or any sort of -ism that is degrading to another person.
Be Proactive. Use the 'Report' link on each comment to let us know of abusive posts.
Share with Us. We'd love to hear eyewitness accounts, the history behind an article.