UPDATED: Stonington police investigate People's United Bank robbery

Police are searching for this man, who they say robbed the People's United Bank at 12 Roosevelt Ave. Friday morning.
Police are searching for this man, who they say robbed the People's United Bank at 12 Roosevelt Ave. Friday morning. Courtesy of Stonington Police Department

Mystic — Stonington police are searching for a man who they say pointed a gun at a teller and robbed the People’s United Bank at 12 Roosevelt Ave. at 11:24 a.m. Friday.

Police said the man also handed the teller a note demanding money. He then fled on foot with an undetermined amount of cash in an unknown direction. There were no injuries.

The man is described as possibly African-American or Hispanic, in his late 20s to early 30s with a heavy build, 5 feet 9 inches to 5 feet 11 inches tall with a short trimmed beard. He was wearing a baseball cap, long-sleeved grey shirt, dark pants and dark shoes. Anyone with information is asked to call Stonington police at (860) 599-4411.

Police were able to get a photo of the man from the bank’s surveillance cameras.

Police are searching for this man, who they say robbed the People's United Bank at 12 Roosevelt Ave. Friday morning.
Police are searching for this man, who they say robbed the People's United Bank at 12 Roosevelt Ave. Friday morning. Courtesy of Stonington Police Department
Police are searching for this man, who they say robbed the People's United Bank at 12 Roosevelt Ave. Friday morning.
Police are searching for this man, who they say robbed the People's United Bank at 12 Roosevelt Ave. Friday morning. Courtesy of Stonington Police Department
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