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Police ask for public's help in finding bank robbery suspect

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The male bank robbery suspect. The male bank robbery suspect.
CHATTANOOGA, TN (WRCB) -

Police are asking for the public's assistance in identifying a bank robbery suspect who robbed First Citizens Bank in Chattanooga on November 21, 2016.

Police responded to an armed bank robbery at the First Citizens Bank on Gunbarrel Road before noon that day. 

The FBI reports the man entered the bank brandishing a large silver and black semi-automatic handgun.  

The suspect wore a surgical or respirator type mask around his neck and witnesses observed the suspect getting into a vehicle described as a 2009 – 2013 charcoal gray four-door Acura TSX, which was driven by a black female wearing a red baseball cap.

The male suspect (pictured) is described by police as:

  • Black Male                        
  • Late 20’s                        
  • Approximately 5’7” – 5’8”                
  • Medium Build                        
  • Thin Trimmed Mustache and Hair on Chin
  • White Tee Shirt and Black Shirt
  • Black (North Face Type) Jacket
  • Black Pants
  • Black Gloves
  • Plain Black Baseball Cap
  • Large lensed black sunglasses

The female suspect is described as

  • Black Female
  • Late 20’s
  • Small Build
  • Red Baseball Cap

Anyone with information is asked to contact the Knoxville FBI Office at 865-544-0751 or the Chattanooga Police Department at 423-698-2525.  

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