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Search For Bank Robber In Moline


Moline police are searching for a man wanted in a bank robbery this afternoon at the Wells Fargo Bank branch inside the Hy Vee grocery store at 4218 Avenue of the Cities.

Police say around 2:30 p.m., police were called to the scene. They say a white/male, approximately 25-years-old, entered the bank and presented a note to the bank teller demanding money.

The suspect is described as being 5'08" -5'10" tall and weighing approximately 200-220 pounds. He was last seen wearing an orange t-shirt, with a dark colored long sleeve undershirt, blue jeans, a fake beard, black sunglasses and an orange hat.

The suspect left the business with an undetermined amount of currency. Police say a weapon was inferred, but not displayed.

According to authorities, Moline High School and Roosevelt Elementary School were locked down for a short period of time, however the lock down was canceled and students were allowed to leave at their regularly scheduled times.

Police are asking that anyone with further information contact the Moline Police Department at (309) 797-0401 or please call Crime Stoppers at (309)762-9500.

Look for updated information on KWQC-TV6 news.

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