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EBRSO asking for public's assistance in finding bank robbery suspect

Timothy Pugh (Source: East Baton Rouge Sheriff's Office) Timothy Pugh (Source: East Baton Rouge Sheriff's Office)
BATON ROUGE, LA (WAFB) -

The East Baton Rouge Sheriff's Department is asking for the public's help in finding a bank robbery suspect.

Authorities say a suspect, identified as 29-year-old Timothy Pugh, allegedly robbed a Capitol One bank, located at 6920 Bluebonnet Boulevard, on November 17, 2015 at about 10:55 a.m.

EBRSO reports say the suspect entered the bank with a black semi-automatic pistol and demanded money from the teller. He was able to flee the scene with an undisclosed amount of money, firing one round before leaving the bank.

Anyone with information on Pugh's whereabouts is urged to contact the EBRSO at 225-389-5000. Crime Stoppers is offering a cash reward for information leading to the suspect's arrest. Crime Stoppers can be contacted at 225-344-7867.

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