September 21, 2013

Police seek suspect in Portland bank robbery

By Beth Quimby bquimby@pressherald.com
Staff Writer

PORTLAND – A man robbed a bank on Forest Avenue late Saturday morning and was still at large Saturday night, police said.

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Portland police released this photo of the suspect in the robbery at TD Bank on Forest Avenue on Saturday.

Portland police photo

A white man entered the TD Bank at 449 Forest Ave. about 11:20 a.m. and demanded money from a teller, police said.

He indicated to the clerk that he had a weapon, but no weapon was visible. The man left with an undisclosed amount of money, fleeing near the rear of the building, police said.

He is described as being in his mid-20s to early 30s with brown hair and a few days' growth of facial hair. He is about 5-foot-9 and thin.

He was wearing a baseball cap with white lettering, a dark colored long-sleeve pullover, dark pants and white sneakers.

Anyone with information about the robbery is asked to call Portland police at 874-8575 or the anonymous tip line at 874-8584.

Beth Quimby can be contacted at 791-6363 or at:

bquimby@pressherald.com

 

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