BREAKING NEWS | Bank robbery suspect in custody

The Sound Credit Union bank was robbed at 2:18 p.m., according to a series of tweets from the Bonney Lake Police Department.

The Sound Credit Union bank was robbed at 2:18 p.m., according to a series of tweets from the Bonney Lake Police Department.

The Twitter feed states that the suspect entered the bank wearing a ski mask and provided a teller with a note.

Then he displayed a firearm.

After securing an undisclosed amount of money, the suspect fled the scene.

He did not make it far, once leaving the bank Bonney Lake officers caught up to him.

He was taken into custody without incident and was taken to the Pierce County Jail.

He is booked on robbery charges.

At the time of this post, there is no further information.

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