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Police searching for bank robbery suspect

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DELMAR, N.Y. - Bethlehem Police are searching for a bank robbery suspect.

Police say the Citizens Bank on Delaware Avenue in Delmar was held up late Tuesday morning.

According to authorities, the suspect, armed with a handgun, approached the teller and demanded money.  After the teller complied with the demand, the suspect fled out the front door with an undetermined amount of cash.

The suspect was last seen fleeing in a grey or silver passenger vehicle with New York plates. Police say a red dye pack exploded within the suspect's car.

 The suspect is described as a white male, 18-25 years of age, wearing a light grey Champion hooded sweatshirt, tan cargo style pants, black knit hat/ mask, approximately 5'11" to 6'. 

No one was injured as a result of the robbery.

If you saw anything suspicious in that area on Tuesday, contact Bethlehem Police at (518) 439-9973.  

 

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