Girard Police searching for bank robber

Girard Police are asking the public to help identify this man, who was captured on surveillance cameras during a robbery of Citizens Bank on S. State Street.


GIRARD, Ohio (WKBN) – Police are looking for a man who robbed the Citizens Bank on S. State Street on Friday afternoon.

Police say the man entered the store at 5:55 p.m., just prior to closing, and demanded cash from each of the registers. He then left, and a dye pack was activated on the stolen cash.

The robbery was captured on the bank’s surveillance cameras.

Police described the robber as a white male in his mid-30s, approximately 6’0″ to 6’2″ tall with a slim build. He had unkept, short facial hair, according to police.

Any information on the man’s identity or details on the crime can be directed to Capt. John Norman or Det. Greg Manente of the Girard Police Department. The detective bureau can be reached through the Girard Police Department’s dispatch at 330-545-0211.

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