Euclid bank robbed on New Year’s Eve

Euclid bank robbed on New Year’s Eve
On New Year's Eve, a man robbed the Fifth Third Bank on Lakeshore Boulevard in Euclid. (Source: FBI)

CLEVELAND, Ohio (WOIO) - A man robbed a Fifth Third bank in Euclid on New Year’s Eve, according to the FBI.

The man entered the bank in the 22000 block of Lakeshore Boulevard shortly after 3:30 p.m.

He handed the teller a note that said he had a gun and demanded money.

The teller handed the man money from her top drawer, the FBI said. The man took the money, but told her he needed more. The teller then gave him the money from her bottom drawer.

The man then left the bank and got into a grey four-door vehicle that left heading southbound through the parking lot.

No one was injured.

The suspect was wearing a black coat with a hood and a white emblem on the left upper arm, grey jeans, black and white tennis shoes, grey gloves, and a black mask with a Nike swoosh on it, according to the FBI.

He was between 5 feet 9 inches and 5 feet 10 inches tall with a thick build.

Tipsters should direct information to the Euclid Police Department or the Cleveland Division of the FBI.

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