Suspect sought in Lakewood bank robbery

Police say the Santander Bank along Route 70 in Lakewood was robbed Monday morning.

Police in Lakewood are looking for this man,

Police in Lakewood are looking for this man, they say robbed the Santander Bank along Route 70.

LAKEWOOD - A manhunt is underway in Ocean County after a man pulled out a gun and robbed a bank teller.

Police say the Santander Bank along Route 70 in Lakewood was robbed Monday morning.

The suspect, wearing a blue hoodie and mask, walked into the bank and pulled a gun on the teller.

He demanded money and then fled the bank.

Police say the suspect is an African-American man, approximately 5 feet, 9 inches tall with a skinny build.

Anyone who may have any information should contact the Lakewood police at 732-363-0200 ext. 5344.

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