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Police: Credit Union robbed

Published On: Apr 09 2013 06:42:45 PM EDT   Updated On: Apr 17 2013 10:34:59 AM EDT

Man robs credit union in Reading


Police are investigating the robbery of the Riverfront Federal Credit Union in Reading.

The holdup happened just before noon Saturday at the credit union in the 400 block of South 4th Street.

The robber entered the credit union and handed a note demanding money to a teller, police said. The teller gave the robber cash, officials said.


No weapon was observed, and there was no threat of violence during the robbery, police said.

The robber is described as a light-skinned white or Hispanic man in his late 20s or early 30s.  He had a slight mustache, stood 5 feet, 7 inches tall and fled on foot across the 400 block of South 4th Street toward Bingaman Court, police said.

Anyone with information is asked to contact police.