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First Community Bank in St. Petersburg robbed at lunchtime

ST. PETERSBURG — First Community Bank at 6100 Fourth St. N was robbed around lunchtime, according to St. Petersburg police.

The robbery occurred at 12:10 p.m. when the robber entered the bank and handed a teller a note demanding cash, police said. The teller complied, and the robber left.

No one reported seeing a weapon, police said. No one was injured.

The robber is described as a white man in his mid 30s, about 5 feet 8 with a thin build. He was wearing a New York Yankees cap, a blue shirt and blue jeans, police said. No vehicle was seen.

Anyone with information about this robbery is asked to call the St. Petersburg Police Department at (727) 893-7780. Anonymous tipsters can call (727) 892-5000 or text (727) 420-8911.

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First Community Bank in St. Petersburg robbed at lunchtime 01/03/11 [Last modified: Monday, January 3, 2011 5:04pm]
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