WESTERLY, R.I. (WPRI) — Police in Westerly are searching for a man suspected of robbing the Savings Institute Bank & Trust on Feb. 2.
Police say that when they arrived on scene at approximately 3:55 p.m. the suspect had already fled.
Witnesses say that a man entered the bank and handed the teller a note demanding money. He then walked out with an undisclosed amount of cash.
No weapon was reported.
The suspect is described as a white male, possibly in his 50’s or 60’s, about 5 feet 8 inches to 5 feet 10 inches tall.
He was wearing blue jeans, a blue jacket, a white baseball hat, black gloves, gray sneakers, and had a black jacket wrapped around his shoulders and neck.
Anyone with information about this suspect is asked to call the Westerly Police at (401) 596-2022 or the tip line at (401) 348-6131.