Westport police ask for help identifying bank robber

Courtesy: Westport Police Department

WESTPORT, Conn. (WTNH) — Westport Police are asking for the public’s help in identifying a bank robber on Sunday.

According to police, at approximately 12:57 p.m., they received an alarm call from the TD Bank on Post Road East. While police units were responding, bank staff called them to report that they had been robbed.

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Courtesy: Westport Police Department

A note was handed to the teller that implied the robber was armed, but no weapon was displayed. The suspected made off with an undetermined amount of cash, according to police.

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Courtesy: Westport Police Department

Officers describe the suspect as a black male who is approximately 6’1″ with a heavy build and scruffy beard. They say the suspect was wearing a Chicago Bulls baseball cap.

If you recognize the suspect or have any information about the incident, you are asked to call Westport Police Department at (203) 341-6080.