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Reading police on the hunt for bank robber

Published On: Nov 30 2012 03:27:51 PM EST   Updated On: Dec 01 2012 06:50:58 AM EST

Reading police are on the lookout for a bank robber.


Police are on the hunt for a bank robber in Reading.

A man robbed the Citizens Bank branch in the 900 block of North 9th Street shortly before 3:30 p.m. Friday.

Initial reports from the scene described the robber as a man standing six feet tall and wearing a red winter coat, sunglasses and a hood over his head.


Police later found dye-stained cash scattered around the area.

Anyone with information about the robbery can call Crime Alert Berks County at 877-373-9913.