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Police investigating uptown Charlotte bank robbery

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Bank surveillance photo of the suspect. Bank surveillance photo of the suspect.
CHARLOTTE, NC (WBTV) -

Charlotte police officers and federal authorities are investigating after a bank was robbed in uptown Charlotte on Wednesday morning.

The robbery was reported around 9:45 a.m. at the Fifth Third Bank at 212 S. Tryon Street, according to the Charlotte-Mecklenburg Police Department.

The Federal Bureau of Investigations (FBI) released surveillance photos of the man.

They say he handed a note to teller, demanding money. 

He is described as a 35-45 year old male, 5'10'', 240 pounds with a groomed beard, according to the FBI.

He was wearing a black baseball cap, a light colored flannel shirt and light colored pants.

No injuries were reported. No getaway car was seen

Anyone with information about the robbery is asked to call Charlotte-Mecklenburg Crime Stoppers at 704-334-1600 or FBI Charlotte at 704-672-6100.

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