Police searching for Bridgeport bank robber, money

BRIDGEPORT - Bridgeport police say that they are searching for the suspect that robbed a bank this morning.

It happened at Fairfield County Federal Credit Union near the corner of Brooklawn and Cleveland avenues.

A witness says that a man pushed her out of the way and walked up to a teller, demanding cash. She says the man then left the bank with a black garbage bag full of cash.

Investigators believe the suspect dumped the bag somewhere as he fled from the bank.

Anyone with information on the robbery is asked to contact Bridgeport police at 203-581-7201.

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