Police investigate bank robbery

Crime Of The Week

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.

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