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Zephyrhills Police search for SunTrust bank robber

A security camera image shows the man who robbed a SunTrust in Zephyrhills on Friday.

Zephyrhills Police Department

A security camera image shows the man who robbed a SunTrust in Zephyrhills on Friday.

ZEPHYRHILLS — Zephyrhills Police are searching for a man who robbed a bank Friday afternoon.

The man entered the SunTrust branch at 7344 Gall Blvd. about 4:20 p.m. and demanded money from the clerk, according to the Zephyrhills Police. The clerk gave him an undisclosed amount of money and he walked out of the bank, heading south toward the TJ Maxx parking lot.

The suspect is described as a white man, approximately 28 to 35 years old, 6 feet tall and 230 pounds, with short brown hair, blue eyes, a beard and mustache. He was wearing a black T-shirt, jeans and a beige cowboy hat.

He may have gotten away in a '70s model Chevy dually truck with a silver colored tool box and an air compressor in the back.

Anyone with information should contact Detective C. McClintock at the Zephyrhills Police Department at (813) 780-0050.

Zephyrhills Police search for SunTrust bank robber 12/07/12 [Last modified: Friday, December 7, 2012 8:21pm]
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