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Man with AK-47 robs area bank: FBI

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A man with an AK-47 and a woman are wanted after the FBI said they robbed a bank in LaSalle County on Friday.

The FBI is seeking two unknown bank robbery suspects in connection with the incident at the Old Second Bank, 323 E. Norris Dr. in Ottawa. The man is described as a black man, 6' tall and 185 pounds. He wore black clothing, a red hat and red shoes. He was armed with an AK-47 rifle.

His accomplice is described as a white woman with blonde hair and a medium to heavy build. She wore dark gray clothes and a gray beanie. 

The robbery happened just after 10 a.m. 

The FBI is offering a reward of up to $1,000 for any information leading to the arrests of the suspects. Anyone with information is asked to call the FBI's Chicago field office at (312) 421-6700.

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