Man robs Lorain bank with note, flees on foot

LORAIN, OH (WOIO) - Authorities say a man entered a Northwest Savings Bank in Lorain on Saturday with a demand note, indicating a robbery.

The incident took place around 10:30 a.m. at 3660 Oberlin Ave.

The note also indicated a threat of physical harm if the teller didn't comply, authorities said.

The man is described as black, in his mid-20s, approximately 5 feet 8 inches, and wearing a pink Nike hoodie with jeans.

Authorities said he fled on foot.

No injuries were reported.

Tips can remain anonymous and be provided to Lorain police at 440-204-2100. Reward money is available for information leading to the successful identification and prosecution of the individual responsible.

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