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Portland police investigating Norway Savings Bank robbery

Police described the suspect as a white man in his late 40s or early 50s.

PORTLAND, Maine — Police are investigating an alleged bank robbery at the Norway Savings Bank at 446 Forest Ave. in Portland, the Portland Police Department said Wednesday in a news release.

The incident took place at about 1:40 p.m., when a man "made threats to staff before demanding cash and fleeing with an undisclosed amount," the release stated. 

The suspect has been described as a white man in his 40s or early 50s with a shorter greying beard and moustache, according to police. He was reportedly wearing black-rimmed glasses, a brown coat, a gray or tan hat, and black sneakers at the time of the robbery.

Police ask that anyone with information about the incident to call them at 207-874-8575.  

Forest Avenue Bank Robbed On January 25, 2023 just after 1:40 PM, the Norway Savings Bank located at 446 Forest Avenue...

Posted by Portland Maine Police Department on Wednesday, January 25, 2023

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