Monroe bank robbed by armed man

Source: Monroe Police
Source: Monroe Police

Posted by Trina Edwards - email

MONROE, OH (FOX19) - Police are looking for a suspect accused of robbing a bank in Monroe.

It happened around 9:30 a.m. Tuesday morning at the Chase Bank at 1 East Avenue.

Police say the suspect displayed a black automatic pistol and demanded cash from the bank tellers. The suspect received an undisclosed amount of cash from the teller and was last seen fleeing southbound.

The suspect is described as a white male in his 50's with short gray hair, approximately 6 feet tall and weighing over 200 pounds. He was wearing a camouflage print baseball cap, black gloves, sunglasses, a dark-colored jacket and dark-colored shirt with blue jeans.

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