Jul 28, 2014

Update: Harford Bank in Joppatowne Robbed Friday

The suspected robber of a Joppatowne branch of Harford Bank remained at large Monday morning.

Update: Harford Bank in Joppatowne Robbed Friday


The Friday robbery of in Joppatowne remained under investigation Monday, with no further details released by law enforcement.

Monica Worrell, public information officer with the Harford County Sheriff's Department, said on Monday that detectives are continuing the investigation. Worrell said there were no further updates in the case.

Shortly before 5 p.m. Friday, a man walked into Harford Bank in the 500 block of Riviera Drive in Joppatowne, according to a release from the .

The man allegedly jumped over the counter, stole an undisclosed amount of cash and ran out of the bank toward Joppa Farm Road, according to the sheriff's office release. No one was injured during the robbery and the man did not display a weapon, according to police.

The man was in his late 30s or early 40s, wearing black rimmed glasses, a black jacket over a gray hooded sweatshirt, jeans and a black golf cap, according to police.

Anyone with information about the robbery is asked to contact Detective Phil Golden, 410-836-5430.

Those with information who wish to remain anonymous can also submit a tip online on the sheriff's office wanted page, by texting Metro Crime Stoppers at “CRIMES" (274637) then beginning the message "MCS," and adding the details or by calling Harford Crime Solvers, 1-888-540-8477.

Qualifying tips that lead to a conviction may be eligible for up to $ 2,000 in rewards, according to the sheriff's office release.

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