Suspect wanted in armed robbery at Grosse Pointe Woods bank

Posted at 2:59 PM, Nov 06, 2018
and last updated 2018-11-06 14:59:44-05

The Grosse Pointe Woods Police Department is asking for the public's help identifying and locating a suspect in a bank robbery on Tuesday afternoon.

According to police, the suspect walked into the Citizen's Bank on Mack Ave. around 12:15 p.m.

He allegedly slid a note to the teller saying, "this is a robbery" and that he had a gun, but no weapon was seen.

The suspect is described as a black male, about 40 years old, 6-feet tall, heavy-set with medium to dark complexion. He was wearing a red hoodie, white baseball cap and blue jeans. You can see his photo above.

Anyone with information is asked to call police at 313-343-2412.