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Robber drops money after fleeing Northeast Phila. credit union

Thursday, March 14, 2013

Philadelphia police are searching for a man who tried to rob a Philadelphia bank, but dropped all the money as he fled.

The incident occurred around 7:00 p.m. Wednesday at the Trumark Financial Federal Credit Union, located at 7306 Castor Avenue.

Police say a man walked into the facility and handed the teller a demand note.

The teller gave the suspect approximately $3,000 cash.

As the suspect ran on Castor towards Bleigh Avenue, a dye pack exploded and the suspect dropped all the money.

The suspect remains at large.

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