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Posted at 5:38 PM ET, 01/ 7/2011

Robbery at Potomac SunTrust Bank

By David P. Marino-Nachison

Police are looking for a man they say robbed a bank in Potomac on Friday.

The man entered the SunTrust Bank at 9812 Falls Rd. in Potomac sometime before 1:31 p.m., police said, displayed a handgun and demanded cash. He obtained an undisclosed amount and fled in an unknown direction.

The suspect. (Montgomery Police)

Police released a surveillance photo of the suspect, who they described as a black male in his early or mid-40s, between 6 feet and 6 feet 2 inches tall, and weighing 170 to 190 pounds. He had a mustache, wore sunglasses and gloves and was dressed in black, police said.

Anyone with information about the incident is asked to call 240-773-5100. Callers wishing to remain anonymous can call 1-866-411-TIPS (8477) or text "MCPD" and their message to 274637 (CRIMES).

By David P. Marino-Nachison  | January 7, 2011; 5:38 PM ET
Categories:  Crime, Seen, David P. Marino-Nachison, Montgomery  
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