Man robs WSFS Bank at Suburban Plaza
Police are searching for a man who robbed a bank in Suburban Plaza on Monday afternoon.
The robber walked into the WSFS Bank at approximately 3:30 p.m. and handed the teller a note demanding money and implying he was armed, said Cpl. James Spadola, a spokesman for the Newark Police Department.
The teller handed over an undisclosed amount of mon- ey, and the robber ran away north through The Retreat at Newark apartment complex. A K-9 search of the area turned up empty.
The robber was described as a black man, 25 to 35 years old, between 5 feet 11 inches and 6 feet 1 inches tall and 170 to 190 pounds with a muscular build. He was wearing black-framed glasses, a black baseball hat, a black Nike sweatshirt with neon yellow or green trim, white-and-black running shoes and light-gray sweat- pants. No surveillance footage was available.
Anyone with additional information on this incident should contact Detective Daniel Bystricky at 302-3667100 ext. 3136 or Daniel. Bystricky@ cj. state. de. us. You can send an anonymous text message tip by texting 302NPD and your message to TIP411. Information can also be provided anonymously to Crime Stoppers at 1-800TIP-3333 or via the internet at www.tipsubmit.com where a reward may be available.
Police said the WSFS Bank at Suburban Plaza was robbed on Monday afternoon.