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Police: Bomb Threat Made in Duluth-Area Bank Robbery

Gwinnett County Police spokesman says the suspect gave the teller a note saying he had a bomb.

Gwinnett County Police are looking for a man who is suspected of robbing a Chase Bank Monday, Feb. 18, after threatening that he had a bomb.

According to a press release emailed Tuesday afternoon, police spokesman Cpl. Jake Smith said the robbery was reported at the Chase Bank at 3780 Old Norcross Road in unincorporated Duluth around 1:15 p.m. Monday.

"The suspect gave a note to a teller indicating that he had a bomb and wanted money," Smith wrote.

The suspect is described as an average-built white male in his late 40s or early 50s wearing blue jeans, tab jacket and black knit cap. (See photo.)

Smith said the suspect fled on foot with a small amount of cash. No vehicle was seen.

If you have seen the suspect or know anything about the crime, contact the GCPD Robbery Unit detectives at 770-513-5300, or Crime Stoppers at 404-557-TIPS (8477).

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