Marion Police requests assistance locating a bank robbery suspect.
On Friday, May 31, 2013 at 1:25PM the Marion Police Department responded to a 9-1-1 call reporting a bank robbery at Pilgrim Bank, 350 Front St., Marion.
The suspect entered the bank and passed a note to the teller, demanding money. There was no mention or threat of any weapon. As the suspect attempted to leave the bank, a customer attempted to detain the suspect. After a brief struggle, the suspect fled the bank on foot, towards the direction of Spring Street and Route 6. The suspect dropped the majority of the money during the struggle.
The suspect is described as a white male, 5’-10” to 6’-00” tall, with a thin build. He was wearing a gray t-shirt with a red “American Eagle” brand logo, blue jeans and a green and white “Boston Celtics” baseball hat. He was also wearing white gauze bandage, wrapped around his head.
believed the suspect may have fled to a nearby vehicle and left the area.
Anyone with additional information should contact Det. Scott Smith at (508)748-1212.
Please see attached photo from the bank surveillance video.