DENVER — An armed robber broke into a Colorado Springs bank vault Monday and escaped with at least $100,000, according to emergency radio traffic.
A male in a green jacket, blue jeans and a red backpack appears to have held up the Academy Bank at 1575 Space Center Drive before running west under a bridge at Palmer Park Boulevard.
Wilson Elementary School is on a precautionary lockdown.
An investigation is under way.
This story will be updated.