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Police following leads in robbery of Sovereign Bank in Kutztown

By Kevin Fitzsimmons, Web Producer
Published On: Jul 12 2013 03:03:08 PM CDT
Updated On: Jul 12 2013 05:09:45 PM CDT

Police said they are receiving tips as they continue their search for a man who robbed a Sovereign Bank branch in Kutztown.

KUTZTOWN, Pa. -

Police said they are receiving tips as they continue their search for a man who robbed a Sovereign Bank branch in Kutztown.

The robber was caught by surveillance cameras as he walked into the bank on Constitution Boulevard on Thursday and handed a teller a note demanding money.

The teller complied, giving cash to the robber, who then ran out of the bank and into a wooded area across the street.

Anyone with information about the holdup is asked to call Crime Alert Berks County at 877-373-9913 or the Kutztown Police Department at 610-683-3545. A cash reward of up to $5,000 is being offered for information that leads to an arrest.