Investigation ongoing for Amherst bank robbery

Posted at 5:21 PM, Nov 01, 2018

Amherst Police continue to investigate a bank robbery that occurred on Sheridan Drive Thursday afternoon. Around 3 p.m., the suspect entered Citizens Bank with a note demanding money and left with an unknown amount of cash.

The suspect is described as a clean shaven, pock-marked face, white male between the ages of 25-30.  He's believed to have a slim build around 160lbs and between 5'07" and 5'8" in height.  He was last seen leaving the bank in a hooded, dark gray puffy coat, black jeans and a black backpack. 

Anyone with information is urged to contact Amherst Police Detective Bureau at 716-689-1329 or 716-689-1342, email tips@apdny.org or text 716-562-TIPS.

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