Picture released following People's Bank robbery in Bridgeport

BRIDGEPORT - Bridgeport police are asking for help to find the man who held up a bank over the weekend.

Police released a photo from the robbery Saturday at People's Bank on Boston Avenue.

They say the suspect is a black male, who is believed to be 6 feet tall and weigh around 250 pounds.

He was wearing a black hat, black coat and jeans.

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Bridgeport Bank Robbery

Detectives are seeking the public's help in identifying a man who held up a People's United Bank branch around 10 a.m. Saturday.
The suspect is described as an African American male with a medium brown complexion. He was about 6 feet tall and weighed approximately 240 to 250 pounds.
At the time of the robbery, he was wearing a black stocking hat, a black three-quarter-length coat and blue jeans.
The suspect did not display a weapon. Anyone with information can call the Bridgeport Police Detective Bureau at 203-581-5201 or Detective Keith Bryant 203-581-5239.
Information can be sent anonymously via text by texting "TIP717" along with your message to CRIMES (274637). Tips about this case or any other case also can be sent anonymously at iwatchbridgeport.com. See Something - Say Something.
All information received will be kept confidential.

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