Police investigate bank robbery

Investigators in the General Investigation Section of the Integrated Criminal Investigation Division are investigating an bank robbery that occurred in Halifax this evening

At 6:30 P.M. a man entered the Bank of Commerce located at 6429 Quinpool Rd in Halifax. The man demanded cash and indicated he had a weapon, although none was seen. The man obtained cash and fled the bank.

The suspect is described as a white man, approximately 6 feet tall, average build. He was wearing a blue hoodie, track pants and a blue mask carrying a bag.

Investigators are asking anyone who has any information on this incident or the suspect to contact police by calling 902-490-5020. Anonymous tips can be sent to Crime Stoppers by calling toll-free 1-800-222-TIPS (8477), submitting a secure web tip at www.crimestoppers.ns.ca or using the P3 Tips App.