Bank robbed in Waverly



Waverly Police are investigating a bank robbery from this evening.

Police say that at 5 p.m. on Friday, they got a call of an armed robbery in progress at the Ohio Valley Bank in town.

“Within minutes of officers responding, a male subject was taken into custody without further incident,” WPD said. “Officers were able to recover multiple key pieces of evidence from the scene.”

No injuries were reported.

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