Slingerlands bank robber on the loose

Posted at: 08/21/2013 1:16 PM | Updated at: 08/21/2013 3:26 PM
By: WNYT Staff

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Police are looking for this white male, about 5 feet 6 inches to 5 feet 8 inches tall

SLINGERLANDS – Police are looking for a bank robber after a hold-up in Slingerlands. It happened around 9:15 a.m. Wednesday at the Trustco Bank on New Scotland Road.

Police say the suspect displayed a firearm during the robbery. They aren’t saying how much money he got away with.

According to police, the man they’re looking for is a white male, about 5 feet 6 inches to 5 feet 8 inches tall. They say he was wearing an orange hard hat and a yellow traffic safety vest.

Police say he left the bank on foot and headed toward Font Grove Road, where they think he may have gotten into a vehicle.



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