Willimantic police searching for bank robber - WFSB 3 Connecticut

Willimantic police searching for bank robber

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WILLIMANTIC, CT (WFSB) -

Police are searching for a man who robbed the Liberty Bank on West Main Street.

Investigators said the man entered the bank around 3:15 Thursday afternoon and handed a teller a note demanding money. He threatened to have a weapon but none was displayed, police said.

The man got away with an undisclosed amount of cash.

Police describe the suspect as a 50-year-old white male, wearing a red bandana, baseball cap and hooded sweatshirt.

He appeared to have salt and pepper colored hair with a mustache and beard.

The Connecticut Bankers Association is offering a $1,000 reward for information leading to an arrest.

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