Police investigate bank robbery
Published 10:08 pm Tuesday, December 19, 2017
Suffolk police are investigating a robbery that happened Tuesday afternoon.
According to a city press release, the robbery was reported at 4:56 p.m. at the Chartway Federal Credit Union in the 1400 block of North Main Street.
Preliminary investigation found that a male suspect entered the bank and handed a note to a teller demanding money. He did not display a weapon, the press release stated.
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The man fled with an undetermined amount of currency. No one was injured.
The man is described as black, about 30 to 40 years old, wearing dark clothing and a surgical mask.
Anyone with information is asked to contact Crime Line at 1-888-LOCK-U-UP. Tipsters can also submit tips through the free P3 Tips mobile app, by going to www.p3tips.com or by visiting the Suffolk Police Department website at www.suffolkva.us/spd and looking for the Suffolk Crime Line link. Tipsters never have to give their names or appear in court and may be eligible for a reward of up to $1,000.