Police, FBI Hunt North Philadelphia Bank Robber | NBC 10 Philadelphia

Police, FBI Hunt North Philadelphia Bank Robber

Suspect considered armed and dangerous



    This image of Friday's robbery was taken from the bank's security cameras.

    Philadelphia Police and the FBI are asking for the public's help in finding a man who robbed a bank in North Philadelphia Friday afternoon.

    Police say the man entered the Wells Fargo Bank branch at 601 West Erie Avenue at approximately 3:30 p.m. Friday and handed the teller a note demanding money. After receiving an undisclosed sum, investigators say the man fled the area.

    The suspect is described as a dark-complected Hispanic male who is between 30 and 40 years of age and stands approximately 5 feet, 9 inches tall. He was last seen wearing a brown jacket and dark-colored knit ski cap and is considered armed and dangerous.

    Anyone with information is asked to call the FBI at (215) 418-4000 or Philadelphia Police.