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Deputies seek help identifying man who robbed Palm Harbor bank

PALM HARBOR — Deputies are looking for tips to help identify a man who robbed a bank Wednesday morning in Palm Harbor.

The man walked into a Bank of America branch at 4000 Lake St. George Drive about 10:20 a.m. and handed a teller a note demanding cash and implying he had a gun, Pinellas County sheriff's officials said. After receiving cash, the man fled the bank on foot, heading north on Lake St. George Drive.

The man was described as white, between 5-feet-6 and 5-feet-9-inches tall, and weighing about 185 pounds, authorities said. He had an olive complexion and a slight growth of a beard. During the robbery, he wore a black and white checkered jacket, jeans, dark glasses and a black ball cap with a light-colored emblem on the front.

Anyone with information can contact Det. Todd Greene at (727) 582-6200. Tips can also be provided anonymously through Crime Stoppers by calling 1 (800) 873-8477.

Deputies seek help identifying man who robbed Palm Harbor bank 11/28/12 [Last modified: Wednesday, November 28, 2012 10:48pm]
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