Detroit police release images of bank robbery suspect

Holly Fournier
The Detroit News

Detroit — Police have released image of a bank robber who escaped a Comerica Bank on Tuesday afternoon with an undisclosed amount of cash.

He was wearing a black sweatshirt with a hood, a blue vest and bright-green gloves.

The man approached the teller around 1:30 p.m. at the bank on the 18000 block of Woodward, north of McNichols Road near Palmer Park, police said.

According to police, the suspect said: “Give me the money and put the money in a bag.” He then fled the location on foot.

The suspect is described by police as approximately 25-years-old with a light-brown complexion and a short afro. He was wearing a black sweatshirt with a hood, a blue vest and bright-green gloves.

The suspect is described by police as approximately 25-years-old with a light-brown complexion and a short afro.

He left the gloves at the scene, police said.

Anyone with information is asked to call the Detroit police 12th Precinct at (313) 596-1240. Anonymous tipsters may use the department’s app, “DPD Connect,” or call Crime Stoppers of Michigan at 1 (800) SPEAK-UP.

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