Police: Man claiming to have weapon robs Boulder bank

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BOULDER, Colo. — A man is being sought after he robbed a bank Monday after telling the teller he had a weapon, the Boulder Police Department said.

The robbery at the Chase Bank at 3325 28th St. happened about 3:45 p.m. The man told the teller he wanted an undisclosed amount of money and that he was carrying a weapon as he placed a black duffel bag on the counter.

The man then fled on foot. No one was physically injured, police said.

The man is described as white in his mid-30s. He’s about 6-foot-1 with a thin build, blonde hair that is receding at the temples and blue eyes. The teller told police the man had a distinct browline.

He was wearing a light-colored shirt with a vertical green stripe and might have been unshaven. The man was captured on the bank’s surveillance cameras.

Police and the FBI are investigating the case. Anyone with information is asked to call Boulder police at 303-441-4329 or Northern Colorado Crime Stoppers at 1-800-222-8477.

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