BUFFALO, N.Y. (WKBW) - Police in Amherst and Depew are both investigating similar bank robberies involving what might have been a male suspect dressed as a woman.
Depew Police report the first robbery happened Thursday at Northwest Savings Bank in the 2000 block of George Urban Boulevard at 2:15 p.m.
Police say the person ran from the bank with cash, wearing a black baseball cap, a sweat shirt and black pants.
Amherst Police report the Bank of America in the Getzville Plaza on Millersport Highway was targeted around 3:40 p.m.
According to police, the suspect, dressed as a female, entered the bank, demanded money and got away with cash.
Anyone with information is asked to call the Amherst Police Detective Bureau at (716) 689-1360 and/or the Depew Detective Bureau at (716) 685-5793 Ext 6.