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Deputies search for Chase Bank robber

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Chase Bank Robbery Suspect (Source: East Baton Rouge Parish Sheriff's Office) Chase Bank Robbery Suspect (Source: East Baton Rouge Parish Sheriff's Office)
Chase Bank on O'Neal Lane in Baton Rouge (Source: Gerron Jordan/WAFB) Chase Bank on O'Neal Lane in Baton Rouge (Source: Gerron Jordan/WAFB)
BATON ROUGE, LA (WAFB) -

Authorities are investigating a bank robbery that happened in the middle of the day Monday.

The East Baton Rouge Parish Sheriff’s Office reported it happened at the Chase Bank on O’Neal Lane around noon.

Deputies said a man walked in and passed a note to the teller indicating he had a weapon and demanding money. They added no weapon was actually seen.

According to investigators, the man left with an undisclosed amount of cash and was last seen driving south on O’Neal.

The suspect is described as 5'7" and weighing 180 to 190 pounds. He has a medium complexion. Deputies added he was reportedly driving a late model silver or gray Toyota Camry.

Anyone with information about the bank robbery is urged to call Crime Stoppers at 344-7867.

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