HAMDEN, Conn. (WTNH)– A Hamden bank was robbed around 2:45 p.m. Friday.
Police say the suspect went into the First Niagara Bank at 1246 Whitney Avenue and handed a teller a note demanding money. They say the note also indicated the suspect had a gun; however, a weapon wasn’t displayed and no one was injured.
According to police, the suspect fled with an undisclosed amount of money.
Police describe the suspect as a thin black man in his early 20’s. They say he was wearing a dark-colored clothing, including a jacket, a hoodie, a lime-green traffic vest, and dark Nike sneakers. The sleeves on the jacket or hoodie had a black-and-white zebra-like pattern, according to police.
Anyone with information about the robbery is asked to call Hamden Detective Sean Dolan at (203) 230-4040.