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D.C. police seek gray-haired bank robber with cane

An gray-haired man wearing large glasses and purple latex gloves and carrying a cane robbed a downtown Washington bank on Wednesday and escaped with an undetermined amount of money, according to D.C. police.

Police search for bank robbery suspect (Courtesy of D.C. Police)

Police released a photo of the the man, who has a beard and a mustache and work a red ball cap with logo, a golden colored coat with a hood and a light-colored shirt. He also had on faded blue jeans.

Police said the man stands about 5 feet 8 inches tall and weighs between 180 and 190 pounds.

In one surveillance photo, he was holding a cane with his right hand and appeared to be clutching money with his left. Police did not say if he handed the teller a note.

Anyone with information about the man or the robbery is urged to call police at 202-727-9099 or text a tip to 50411.


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