Forest police are searching for the suspect in the city's first bank robbery of the year. It happened shortly after 10 a.m. Wednesday.
Police Chief Robert Roncali said a man with a red bandanna and hair net across his face entered The Citizens Bank branch and pointed a pistol at a teller. The man then left the bank on foot.
The suspect was described as a 6'3", roughly 190 pounds, and between the ages of 20 and 25. He was last seen wearing a red cap, blue jeans and a gray, hooded sweater.
The Scott County Sheriff's Department and Federal Bureau of Investigation are assisting Forest Police in the investigation.