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Posted at 04:55 PM ET, 12/02/2011

Police release photos of suspect in attempted robbery of Georgetown bank

Police say this man captured on surveillance cameras is suspected of trying to rob a Georgetown bank. (Courtesy Photo - D.C. Police)
D.C. police are looking for help identifying the man they say tried to rob a Georgetown bank on Thursday morning.

The man entered the SunTrust Bank at 3440 Wisconsin Ave. NW about 10:35 a.m., police said, passing a teller a note demanding money. He left without getting any cash, police said.

Police described the suspect as a clean-shaven black male, 5 feet,. 7 inches tall with a mole or tattoo beneath his left eye. He was wearing a brown jacket and gray hat and was carrying a backpack, police said.

Another view of the suspect at the SunTrust Bank at 3440 Wisconsin Ave. NW on Thursday. (Courtesy Photo - D.C. Police)
Police released surveillance photographs of the suspect on Friday.

Anyone with information is asked to call 202-727-9099 or 1-888-919-2745. Text messages can be submitted to 50411.

By David Marino-Nachison  |  04:55 PM ET, 12/02/2011

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