Man tries to rob bank, instead robs customer

Posted at 12:49 PM, Dec 29, 2015

Police in Amherst are hoping the public can help identify a man who tried to rob a bank and ended up stealing from a bank customer.

It happened at 11 a.m. on December 4. The man walked into the bank and tried to rob it, but ended up stealing from a bank customer before fleeing in a taxi.

The man is described as black and in his 30s, 5’11” tall and 170 pounds, wearing all black.

If you have any information on his identity, call 716-689-1341.




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