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Man passes note, robs Bedford bank

From Staff Reports Published: February 7, 2017 12:21 PM
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On Feb. 6 at approximately 3:50 p.m., a lone black male entered and robbed the U.S. Bank located at 680 Broadway Ave. in Bedford, passed a note to a teller indicating he was armed, that he was committing a bank robbery, and demanded no dye packs, according to a press release from the Cleveland FBI office.

The subject stated "Give me the money" followed by demanding,  three or four times, to "Hurry Up," the release states

The victim teller complied with the demand and provided the subject cash. The subject exited the bank, proceeding southbound on Broadway on foot.

The subject is described as a black male, approximately 6 foot to 6 foot, 2 inches, approximately 180 to 200 pounds, between the ages of 23 and 27, wearing a Navy blue hoodie cinched tight around his face, sunglasses with mirrored frames, light blue knit gloves, and dark colored loose fitting pants.

 No weapon was observed although the demand note indicated he was armed. No physical injuries reported.

Tips can be provided to the Bedford Police Department at 440-232-7600 or the Cleveland Division of the FBI at 216-422-1400. Reward money is available for information leading to the successful identification and prosecution of the individual responsible. Tips can remain anonymous.   


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