Armed bank robbery put Suffield schools into lockdown on Tuesday - WFSB 3 Connecticut

Armed bank robbery put Suffield schools into lockdown on Tuesday

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Suffield police say this man is wanted in an armed bank robbery (Suffield Police Dept.) Suffield police say this man is wanted in an armed bank robbery (Suffield Police Dept.)
(Suffield Police Dept.) (Suffield Police Dept.)
SUFFIELD, CT (WFSB) -

Suffield Public Schools were put into a brief lock down on Tuesday because of an armed robbery that happened at the First National Bank.

The robbery was reported at the bank located on Bridge Street.

Police said the schools in Suffield were put into a brief lockdown during the initial reports of the incident, however investigators said they believe the suspect has fled the area.

There is no threat to the public at this time, police said.

The man fled with an undetermined amount of cash.

Anyone with information should contact police at (860)668-3870.

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