Edgerton bank robbery suspect taken into custody after police chase

KANSAS CITY, Mo. — A suspect is in custody after a bank robbery and a police chase on Tuesday.

Police said the US Bank on W. Frank Street in Edgerton, Mo. was robbed around noon, but did not specify the manner of the robbery.

Later Tuesday afternoon, police located an individual matching the suspect’s description and, following a vehicle pursuit, took the suspect into custody in KCMO.

Police said the chase ended when the suspect crashed on Norton, then got out of the car and attempted to flee on foot. The suspect was taken into custody without incident at 33rd and Jackson.