POLICE, FBI ON THE HUNT FOR MAN WANTED FOR BANK ROBBERY

Philadelphia, Pa. – The Philadelphia Field Office of the Federal Bureau of Investigation and the Philadelphia Police Department are seeking the public’s assistance to identify and locate the subject responsible for the robbery today of the Republic Bank branch located at 1601 Market Street.

  • According to authorities, the suspect entered the bank and showed a demand note to a teller at approximately 10:38 a.m.
  • The suspect then fled on foot after obtaining an undisclosed amount of cash.
  • The suspect is described as a white man in his early to mid-50s, about 5-foot 11 inches tall, slender build and bald. He was seen wearing a black, hooded Adidas jacket with three white stripes down the sleeves

The suspect is considered armed and dangerous. Anyone with information is urged to contact the Philadelphia Federal Bureau of Investigation at 215-418-4000 or the Philadelphia Police Department. There is a reward for information leading to the suspect’s arrest & tipsters can remain anonymous.