RED OAK – The Red Oak Police Department is investigating a robbery that took place at Prosperity Bank on Tuesday afternoon. Police officers were dispatched to the scene in the 500 block of N. Interstate Highway 35E Service Road at about 1:13 p.m.

“The on-duty dispatcher advised that the reporting person informed them that a black male subject had walked into the Prosperity Bank, produced a note and proceeded to commit the robbery,” Red Police PIO Lt. Marc Schroeder said. “The suspect was described as a black male between 30-40 years old, 6-foot-1 to 6-foot-2, weighing 245 -255 pounds last seen wearing a Maroon Texas A&M ballcap, sunglasses, white polo shirt with horizontal blue stripes, blue jeans, and brown shoes.”

Schroeder said the suspect left in a silver Chevy Silverado toward northbound Interstate 35.

The Red Oak Police Department Criminal Investigation Division is currently conducting additional investigation and attempting to identify the suspect.

If anyone recognizes this suspect or has any information, please contact Lieutenant Richard Boone at 469-218-7745 or