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Quesnel RCMP are looking for a suspect in a bank robbery

Quesnel RCMP responded to a call for a robbery at the CIBC bank in the 300 block of Reid Street just before 5 o’clock yesterday. (Wednesday)

Sergeant Clay Kronebusch goes over a few of the details.

(supplied by RCMP)

“A lone male entered the bank and produced a note demanding money and threatening staff.  The suspect made motions indicating he had a weapon.  The suspect had his face covered with a blue surgical mask.”

Kronebusch says there was just staff and no customers in the bank at the time.

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He says the man then fled the scene on foot, heading west on Front Street with an undisclosed amount of cash.

Kronebusch says they have video footage and a description of the suspect.

“He is approximately 6’3 tall with a slim build. He was wearing a light-coloured toque, blue coveralls, a hi vis vest, black gloves, and was carrying a black satchel over his shoulder.”

Anyone with information is asked to call the Quesnel RCMP AT (250-992-9211).

Files by George Henderson, My Cariboo Now

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