PITTSBURGH (KDKA) — Pittsburgh Police are reaching out to the community because they don’t have a whole lot to go on in their investigation into an armed bank robbery in Mount Washington.
The holdup took place June 15 at the First Niagara Bank at the corner of Shiloh and West Sycamore Streets.READ MORE: Gov. Tom Wolf Says 'There Is A Light At The End Of The Tunnel' 1 Year After Pennsylvania's First COVID-19 Cases
A masked man, armed with a gun, walked into the bank at 9:45 a.m. and demanded cash. He ordered customers in the bank to get down on the floor.
He had a light complexion, was about 5’7″ tall, and weighed around 150 pounds.READ MORE: COVID-19 In Pennsylvania: State Extends Nursing Home Virus Response Program
Police Spokeswoman Sonya Toler said, “We are really hoping this man was proud of the work he had done and ran his mouth to some people who might be willing to say, ‘I’m going to put a stop to this,’ and share what they know with police.”
The Pittsburgh Crime Stoppers phone number is (412)-255-8477.
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