Friday, September 4, 2015

Cops searching for armed robbery suspect

Police are asking for help from the public to arrest a man who is wanted for robbing a bank in East Germantown at gunpoint Friday afternoon.

Cops searching for armed robbery suspect

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Police are asking for help from the public to arrest a man who is wanted for robbing a bank in East Germantown at gunpoint Friday afternoon.

The man walked into the Citizens Bank branch on Stenton Avenue near East Washington Lane around 4:50 p.m. and handed a teller a note demanding cash, police said.

The teller handed the man an undisclosed amount of money and he ran from the bank.

Surveillance cameras recorded the incident, and police released photos of the suspect.

Tipsters are asked to call 215-686-TIPS.

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