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October 11, 2018-Just before 4:00 p.m. today, Purdue Northwest sent an alert to students waring them to avoid the 7200 block of Indianapolis Boulevard due to a bank robbery. Hammond Police have not yet issued a statement regarding the breaking incident. The Purdue Commercialization Center is located at 7150 Indianapolis Boulevard.
According to information obtained via the scanner, a black female reportedly robbed BMO Harris Bank located at 7250 Indianapolis Boulevard just after 3:20 p.m. No weapon was seen according to the dispatch.
We will update you with additional details as they become available.