Bank robbed in Pennypack

Police and FBI are searching for a man who robbed a Pennypack bank at gunpoint yesterday afternoon.

A man entered the First Republic Bank at 8764 Frankford Ave. shortly after 3 p.m. and pointed a gun at one of the tellers. He made off with an undisclosed amount of cash.

View photos of the suspect below.

Photos courtesy of Action News.
(Photos courtesy of Action News.)

Authorities are looking for a man whom they say is a 6-feet 2-inch tall white male in his 20s or 30s with a stocky build and a thin beard and mustache. He was wearing a black knit cap, a gray hoodie and a gray hooded jacket. Anyone with information is urged to call 215-418-4000. The suspect could be armed and dangerous.

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