Dye pack detonates in Somerton bank robbery

November 5, 2013 1:23:07 PM PST
Philadelphia police are investigating a bank robbery in the city's Somerton section Tuesday evening.

The robbery happened around 4:05 p.m. at the Citizens Bank branch along the 10600 block of Bustleton Avenue.

Initial reports are that the man was armed with a gun and was given an unspecified amount of cash along with a dye pack that did detonate as he exited the bank.

The man fled the scene and remains at large.