Suspect robs Center City bank

March 14, 2009 12:48:23 PM PDT
The FBI and the Philadelphia Police Department are seeking the public's assistance to identify and locate the subject responsible for the armed robbery of the Citizens Bank branch located at 2001 Market Street at approximately 9:48 a.m. Saturday. The unidentified male subject entered the branch at approximately and robbed it by point of gun. The male demanded money from the victim tellers and fled with an undisclosed amount of money. The suspect may have fled North on 20th Street from the bank. There were no injuries.

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The subject is described as a black male in his late 20's to 30's, thin to medium build, medium to dark complected, 6'2" or taller, wearing a jean jacket, white cloth mask, black winter hat, and jeans with an "oriental" design on the front of the pant legs.

This male subject is also believed to be responsible for the February 26, 2009 gun point robbery of the Citizens Bank branch located at 1701 JFK Blvd, Philadelphia, Pa.

This subject is considered armed and dangerous. Anyone with information is asked to call the FBI at 215-418-4000 or the Philadelphia Police Department. There may be a reward available for information that leads to the arrest and conviction of this subject. Tipsters can remain anonymous.

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