FBI, police search for Center City bank robber

CENTER CITY (WPVI) -- Philadelphia police and the FBI are searching for a suspect who robbed a bank in Center City last month.

It happened on February 28 at the Republic Bank located on the 1600 block of Market Street.

Police say the suspect walked into the bank and approached the teller with a threatening demand note.

He got away with an unknown amount of cash before fleeing west on Market Street.

The suspect is described as a black male in his mid 30s with a large build and beard. He was wearing a blue plaid work jacket, black pants, knit skull cap and gloves.

If you see this male do not approach him, contact 911 immediately.

If you recognize this suspect, call the FBI at 215-418-4000.
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