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Suspect sought who used knife in Largo bank robbery

Published:   |   Updated: March 13, 2013 at 11:14 AM

Largo police are looking for a man who used a knife while robbing a Fifth/Third Bank Wednesday afternoon.

About 12:53 p.m., he entered the bank at 11281 Ulmerton Road, showed a knife, demanded money and then fled west across 113th Street (Ridge Road South), police said.

The suspect was described as a black male and 5 feet 9 inches tall with a medium build and goatee. He was wearing a thin black cap, dark-colored shorts, white tennis shoes and a white, long-sleeved shirt with thin black stripes and larger blue stripes, police said.

Anyone with information was asked to call Detective C. Berard at (727) 587-6730.

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