Suspect sought in failed Philadelphia bank robbery

Philadelphia bank robbery suspect

June 26, 2013 3:12:36 PM PDT
Philadelphia Police and the FBI are asking for the public's help in finding the man who tried, and failed, to rob a bank.

The robbery happened at 3:48 p.m. on Friday, June 21st at the Bank of America at 3745 Aramingo Avenue.

Police say the suspect handed the teller a demand note.

Investigators only said his attempt at a robbery failed, and he then fled on foot in an unknown direction.

The suspect is described as a black male standing 5'10" tall with a medium build and a goatee. He was wearing a black hat with a large "B" insignia on the front and a black t-shirt.

Anyone with information is asked to contact Philadelphia Police at 215-686-TIPS (8477), text a tip to PPD TIP (773847) or go to