OCTOBER 15, 2009 #09-046
5:00 P.M. DONALDSON
Alexandria Police Investigate Bank Robbery at M&T Bank Located on South Washington Street
Alexandria Police are investigating a bank robbery that occurred today at the M & T Bank, located at 833 South Washington Street. Around 2:45 P.M., a man walked into the bank, approached the teller and brandished a firearm. The suspect demanded money, took an undisclosed amount of cash and fled the bank. No one was injured.
The suspect is described as an unknown race male. He was wearing a hockey mask and a light colored hooded sweatshirt with a green jacket over top of the sweatshirt. The investigation is ongoing.
Anyone with information about this incident is asked to call the Criminal Investigations Section of the Alexandria Police Department at 703.838.4444 or the Crime Solvers tip line at 703.838.4858.
Detectives would like to remind witnesses that they can remain anonymous.