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Hooded bank bandit caught on camera in Frankford

Tuesday, February 12, 2013

Philadelphia Police are looking for a man caught on camera robbing a Wells Fargo Bank branch in Frankford.

It happened at 4:47 p.m. Monday, at the branch in the 5100 block of Frankford Avenue.

Police say the man walked into the bank, gave the teller a threatening note and fled on foot with an undisclosed amount of cash.

Surveillance cameras captured a picture of the man.

Investigators released the following description:

White male, 30 years old, 5'6", medium build, beard, wearing a green jacket with fur around the hood and a dark colored baseball hat.

Anyone with information on the crime or the suspect is asked to contact the FBI/PPD Violent Crimes Task Force at 215-418-4000.

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