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EBR Sheriff releases image, description of man who robbed Chase bank on Siegen

Image taken from surveillance video (Source: EBRSO) Image taken from surveillance video (Source: EBRSO)
Investigators have roped off Chase Bank on Siegen Ln. (Source: WAFB) Investigators have roped off Chase Bank on Siegen Ln. (Source: WAFB)
BATON ROUGE, LA (WAFB) -

Investigators with the East Baton Rouge Parish Sheriff's Office are investigating a bank robbery that happened Friday afternoon, and are on the hunt for the suspect.

The bank robbery happened at the Chase Bank on Siegen Lane around 3:30 p.m.

Deputies say the man went into the bank and presented a note demanding money. Then he jumped over the counter and found an open drawer and took an unknown amount of money.

The suspect then ran out of the bank and ran through the woods behind the bank towards Meadow Park.

The suspect is described as a black male who is between 5'10" and 6'0" tall and between 200 to 220 pounds. He was last seen wearing a black, zip-up, hooded jacket, large sunglasses, and a black and grey bomber hat.

This man is wanted for first degree robbery.

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