Grenade wielding man robs Hamilton bank

HAMILTON, OH (FOX19) - Hamilton Police are looking for a suspect who robbed a bank Wednesday morning.

At 10:14 a.m. the Hamilton Police Communications Center received a call from the First Financial Bank at 970 Main Street, reporting that a robbery had just occurred.

Upon arrival, officers were advised by bank employees that a person had entered the bank, displayed a grenade and demanded bank.

Bank employees described the suspect as a white male, about 6 feet tall and 180 lbs.  The suspect was wearing a black hoody type sweatshirt, a yellow t-shirt and blue jeans.  He was also wearing a hat of some sort.

At this time the robbery remains under investigation, and no further information is available.

Anyone having information on the robbery is asked to contact the Detective Kevin Holstein at 513-868-5811 ext. 1280 or the Hamilton Police Detective Section at 513-868-5811 x 2002.

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