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Man in yellow hard hat robs Fairfax bank

A man wearing a bright yellow hardhat robbed a Fairfax County bank Tuesday morning, county police said.

The man entered the TD Bank at 6615 Richmond Hwy., told a teller he had a weapon and demanded money, police said in a news release. The teller handed over an undisclosed amount of cash and the man fled.

Nobody was hurt during the robbery, according to police.


The man in the yellow hat. (Fairfax Police)

The man was described as black, in his 30s or 40s, and about 5 feet 6 inches, with a medium build. Police said he was wearing a dark sweatshirt and blue jeans along with the yellow hat.

Anyone with information about the case is asked to contact Crime Solvers by phone at 1-866-411-TIPS/8477, contact Crime Solvers online or text “TIP187” and a message to CRIMES/274637. You can also call Fairfax County Police at 703-691-2131.

-- David P. Marino-Nachison

By Washington Post Editors  |  March 10, 2010; 8:29 AM ET
Categories:  Crime, Seen , David P. Marino-Nachison , Fairfax  
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Comments

Another idiot looking for "easy money." You might want to get ready for prison by living in your bathroom.

Posted by: uncivil | March 10, 2010 11:59 AM | Report abuse

Was he also wearing work boots?

Posted by: gmuhokie2009 | March 10, 2010 12:46 PM | Report abuse

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