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Metro Police searching for suspect in bank robbery

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Las Vegas Metro Police Department

Metro Police are looking for this man, captured on surveillance video, who on Tuesday afternoon went into a bank at Eastern and Tropicana avenues and demanded money. He got away in a black, four-door sedan.

Updated Wednesday, Sept. 26, 2012 | 12:07 p.m.

Metro Police are searching for a man who robbed a bank at gunpoint Tuesday, making away with an undisclosed amount of money.

The man went into the bank at Eastern and Tropicana avenues about 2:54 p.m. and demanded money from the teller, who complied, police said. He got away in a black, four-door sedan, police said.

Details about how much money was stolen was not released.

Police described the suspect as a thin, black man, 45 to 55 years old and 5 feet 7 inches to 6 feet tall. He was wearing a black, long-sleeved, button-up shirt, a white undershirt, blue Dickies-type pants, orange dress shoes and sunglasses, police said.

Anyone with information can call Metro’s Robbery Section at (702) 828-3591 or, to remain anonymous, contact Crime Stoppers at (702) 385-5555 or online at crimestoppersofnv.com.

Tips leading to an arrest or an indictment processed through Crime Stoppers could result in a cash reward, police said.

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