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Tuesday May 26th, 2015 3:51AM

Gwinnett Police investigate bank robbery

By Derreck Booth Anchor/reporter
Gwinnett County Police have put out a series of photos and a description in hopes of arresting the man that robbed a bank Tuesday afternoon.

According to Gwinnett County Police, the crime happened around 1:15 p.m. at the Chase Bank at 3780 Old Norcross Road in the Duluth area.

Investigators said the man handed a teller a note that said he had a bomb and wanted money. The suspect left the bank on foot with what police described as a small amount of cash.

The suspect is described as a white man in his late 40s or early 50s and of average height and build. He wore blue jeans, a tan jacket, a black knit cap, and sunglasses.



Anyone with information on this suspect should contact GCPD Robbery Unit detectives at 770-513-5300, or Crime Stoppers at 404-557-TIPS (8477).
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