Suspect sought in Lakewood bank robbery

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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