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Mar. 21, 2019 | Thursday
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Niagara Falls bank robbed, police seek suspect
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Niagara Regional Police are investigating after a Niagara Falls bank was robbed during the day on Friday.

The thief, a masked male, dressed in black, entered a Scotiabank located at 6225 Thorold Stone Rd. at ahout 4:55 p.m.

The thief jumped over the counter and removed money from the open tills before fleeing the scene. The suspect was last seen running west-bound around the rear of the plaza. 

No weapons were observed and no one was injured during the incident, said police in a media release.

The suspect is described as a black male, 5'6", with a medium build.

Anyone with information is asked to call Detective Val Hall of the Niagara Falls Criminal Investigations Branch, at 905-688-4111, badge #9172.

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