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Halifax police looking for suspect in Dartmouth bank robbery

At approximately 10:30 a.m. officers were called to a robbery that had just occurred at the Bank of Montreal located at 254 Baker Dr. in Dartmouth. .
At approximately 10:30 a.m. officers were called to a robbery that had just occurred at the Bank of Montreal located at 254 Baker Dr. in Dartmouth. . Reynold Gregor/Global News

Halifax Regional Police are looking for a suspect in a Monday morning bank robbery.

Police say they were called to the Bank of Montreal at 254 Baker Dr. in Dartmouth at around 10:30 a.m.

A man reportedly entered the bank, indicated to staff he was there to rob the bank and demanded money.

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The suspect received some cash and fled the area, according to police.

He’s described as a heavy-set black man with a full beard, and an earring in his left ear. At the time, police say he was wearing jeans, a dark grey Under Armour ball cap and a grey hooded sweatshirt.

He also had a Band-Aid under his left eye and another on his right hand, according to police.

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Anyone with information is asked to call police at (902) 490-5020 or Crime Stoppers.