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GRPD searching for man involved in bank robbery

Posted at 10:10 AM, Jan 05, 2021
and last updated 2021-01-05 10:10:44-05

GRAND RAPIDS, Mich. — The Grand Rapids Police Department is investigating a bank robbery on the city’s southeast side and asking for help identifying the robber.

It happened Monday around 4:55 p.m. in the 1900 block of Breton Road SE, according to a news release Tuesday.

The robber entered the bank and demanded money while implying they had a weapon.

They fled on foot and a K9 track was attempted but ultimately unsuccessful.

Police describe the robber as a Black man of unknown age, about 5’8” tall with a medium build.

He was wearing a black and subdued camouflage Member’s Only coat, blue jeans, red gloves, mirrored sunglasses and white shoes.


Anyone with information may contact the Grand Rapids Police Department at 616-456-3380 or Silent Observer at 616-774-2345.