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Fairfield police searched for bank robbery suspect

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The following photo of  the possible suspect was provided by the Fairfield Police Department. The following photo of the possible suspect was provided by the Fairfield Police Department.
The following photo of the possible suspect was provided by the Fairfield Police Department. The following photo of the possible suspect was provided by the Fairfield Police Department.
The following photo of the possible suspect was provided by the Fairfield Police Department. The following photo of the possible suspect was provided by the Fairfield Police Department.
FAIRFIELD, CT (WFSB) -

Police in Fairfield are searching for the man who investigators believe robbed two banks within 20 minutes of each other.

Around 4 p.m., a man entered the Chase Branch Bank, at 340 Gasmere Ave., and the Bank of America, located at 1320 Kings Hwy. Cutoff,

According to police, a man entered both banks and handed a note to the teller in which he demanded money.

The suspect implied that he had a gun, but never displayed a weapon, police said.

Police said he fled both banks with an unknown amount of money.

Three Metro-North trains near Fairfield station were delayed Thursday evening while police searched for the suspect.

The suspect was not located and the tracks were reopened by 5 p.m.

Police believed that the suspect changed his hat and shirt after the first robbery at the Bank of America and then drove an unknown motor vehicle to the Chase Branch bank.

Anyone with any information about the incident is asked to call the Fairfield Police Department at 203-254-4840 or send an anonymous tip to 274637, begin text message with "FPD." All calls or texts will be anonymous. 

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