A live newscast in Rochester, Minnesota about a bank robbery got a huge surprise when a bank robber was spotted during the broadcast.
Adam Sallet of KIMT news was outside Rochester’s Sterling State Bank Tuesday giving a news update on a robbery situation when suddenly a bank employee rushed outside after spotting the robber.
Sallet was overcome with shock as he tried to explain the chaotic scene to the audience.
“Uh, this is live TV, folks. That’s the robber [who] just went by, according to the bank employee So, uh, I gotta go here and call 911,” Sallet said.
Suspect near robbery scene in Rochester during MidDaySuspected Sterling State Bank robber runs by KIMT News 3 reporter Adam Sallet on live TV. Here’s the initial video.
Posted by KIMT News 3 on Tuesday, December 15, 2015
According to the police, the robber was arrested and Sallet did indeed call the police.