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LVMPD searching for bank robbery suspect

LVMPD searching for bank robbery suspect

By Krista Hostetler. CREATED Sep 26, 2012

Las Vegas, NV (KTNV) -- The Las Vegas Metropolitan Police Department is searching for a man who allegedly robbed an area bank.

It happened Tuesday, just before 3 p.m. at a bank in the area of Eastern and Tropicana Avenues.

Metro said the suspect entered the bank, showed a gun and demanded money. The teller complied and the suspect fled in a black, four-door Sedan type vehicle.

The suspect is described at a black male, 45-55 years old, around six-feet tall, with a thin build. He was last seen wearing a black, long sleeve button up shirt, a white undershirt, blue pants, orange dress shoes and sunglasses.

Anyone with information on this case is urged to call Metro's Robbery Section at (702) 828-3591 or Crime Stoppers at (702) 385-5555.