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Police seek Northeast Philadelphia bank robber

Wednesday, July 17, 2013
Bank robbery suspect in Northeast Philadelphia

Bank robbery suspect in Northeast Philadelphia

Police are looking for the man who robbed a bank in Northeast Philadelphia.

The robbery happened at 10:20 a.m. Tuesday at the Citizens Bank at 2516 Welsh Road.

Police say the suspect walked up to the counter and told the teller he had a gun.

After taking an undisclosed amount of money the suspect fled on foot east on Welsh Road.

The suspect is described by police as a white male, 20-30 years-of-age, 5'4", thin build, wearing a black shirt, blue jeans and a red Phillies baseball cap.

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

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