Second Garfield Heights Bank Robbed

  • 8/23/2017 9:29:20 PM
  • WMFD Digital Team
  • Local News

GARFIELD HEIGHTS, OH - On Wednesday afternoon, a third Ohio bank was robbed, not long after two other bank robberies happened earlier in the day.

Around 3:52 PM, a man entered the Garfield Heights Huntington Bank, located at 4932 Turney Road.  

The suspect approached the teller and asked about opening a checking account. He was asked to wait in the lobby.   The suspect re-approached the teller and handed a threatening note, indicating a bank robbery. The teller complied with the demand.  

The suspect then fled on foot.

The suspect is described as a black male, 5'10", wearing a dark blue track suit with red stripes, approximately in his mid-20s.

Tips can be provided to the Cleveland Division of the FBI or the Garfield Heights Police Department.  Tips can remain anonymous.  

Reward money is available for information leading to the successful identification and prosecution of the individuals responsible.

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