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Police say man robbed two Pinellas banks

Police say this man went to the Bank of America branch at 5701 38th Ave. N in Pinellas Park about 2:20 p.m. Tuesday, gave the teller a note that implied he had a weapon and demanded cash. After getting the money, he left the bank on foot.

Pinellas Park Police Department

Police say this man went to the Bank of America branch at 5701 38th Ave. N in Pinellas Park about 2:20 p.m. Tuesday, gave the teller a note that implied he had a weapon and demanded cash. After getting the money, he left the bank on foot.

ST. PETERSBURG — Police are looking for a man they say robbed two banks Tuesday afternoon.

The man went to the Bank of America branch at 5701 38th Ave. N at 2:20 p.m., police said. He gave the teller a note that implied he had a weapon and demanded cash. After getting the money, he left the bank on foot.

No weapon was seen during that robbery.

Pinellas Park police said the same man wearing different clothes robbed the Bank of America branch at 10200 66th St. N. No weapon was seen during that robbery either, police said.

The robber was described as a white man in his 20s, 5 feet 7 with dirty blond hair. He was last seen wearing a maroon shirt with a logo down the side, possibly American Eagle. The suspect also had on light blue jeans, a white baseball cap turned backward and aviator mirrored sunglasses. He also was carrying a black bag.

Anyone with information can call (727) 893-7780 or Crime Stoppers at 1-800-873-8477.

Police say man robbed two Pinellas banks 09/08/10 [Last modified: Wednesday, September 8, 2010 12:07pm]
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