Search continues for serial bank robber

    The FBI and police in Philadelphia and Cheltenham Township are still searching for a serial bank robber whom they believe is wanted for five other bank robberies in Cheltenham and Northeast Philadelphia.


    Yesterday morning, a man robbed the Sovereign Bank at 500 Central Ave. in Cheltenham. He’s also a suspect in the following robberies:

    Sovereign Bank, 500 Central Ave., Cheltenham, Nov. 12
    Bank of America, 1000 Cottman Ave., Philadelphia, Nov. 30
    Bank of America, 6425 Rising Sun Ave., Philadelphia, Dec. 1
    VIST Financial, 8004 Verree Rd., Philadelphia, Dec. 2

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    The suspect is described as a black male in his late 20s or early 30s, approximated 5’6″ to 5’8″ with a medium build.

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