Bank robber sought


The FBI/Phil­adelphia Po­lice Vi­ol­ent Crimes Task Force seeks the pub­lic’s help in identi­fy­ing the man who robbed a Frank­ford bank on Monday af­ter­noon.

The un­known rob­ber entered the Wells Fargo branch at 5119 Frank­ford Ave. at 4:47 p.m., handed a threat­en­ing de­mand note to a tell­er, ob­tained an un­dis­closed amount of cash and fled on foot in an un­known dir­ec­tion.

Au­thor­it­ies de­scribed the rob­ber as white, 5 feet 6 inches tall, with a me­di­um build, a mous­tache and a beard. He wore a green coat with fur trim on the hood, along with a dark base­ball cap with a “P” logo.

To re­port in­form­a­tion about the crime, call 215-686-TIPS, text to PPD TIP (773847) or call 215-418-4000. If you see the man, call 911 im­me­di­ately. ••


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