April 22, 2013

South Portland police say TD Bank robbed at gunpoint

No shots are fired but the robber escapes with an undisclosed amount of cash.

By Dennis Hoey dhoey@pressherald.com
Staff Writer

SOUTH PORTLAND — South Portland police are investigating an armed robbery of a bank that took place Monday night.

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This security-camera image shows the alleged bank robber of TD Bank branch at 9 Market St. in South Portland. The bank was robbed Monday, April 22, 2013.

Sgt. Steve Webster said the robber, who is identified as a white male with a thin build, entered the TD Bank branch at 9 Market St. at 5:28 p.m. and pointed a handgun at a teller.

The suspect, who was wearing a mask, demanded money and was given “a small amount” of U.S. currency before he fled.

He was last seen wearing a dark-colored hooded sweatshirt, black baseball hat, jeans and white sneakers. The mask covered half his face. Police said the man was wearing black gloves.

Anyone with information concerning the robbery should contact Detective Steve Connors at 207-799-5511, extension 7217.

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