Armedt Romeoville Bank
Police on the outskirts of Romeoville responded to a “serious incident” that occurred in a bank on Tuesday afternoon, in which authorities said an armed man remained inside the shop.
According to police at Lewis University, the Romeoville Police Department is “involved in a serious accident” at the Fifth Third Bank site on the 200 block of Weber Road.
Around 3:40 p.m., police responded to the Third Third Bank’s Fifth Branch, located at 275 S. Weber.
The FBI responds as officers continue to post outside the bank.
At about 5 p.m., Romeoville officials said there were no additional people inside the bank and that there was a man armed inside the bank with a firearm.
According to a warning sent via Twitter, “There are many emergency responders in the area, and many streets in the area are closed.”