Police Search For Fifth Third Bank Robber

Posted at 10:06 PM, Dec 30, 2016
and last updated 2016-12-31 18:33:38-05

Officers with the Metro Nashville Police Department have asked the public for help in finding a bank robbery suspect.

The robbery happened Friday evening around 5:45 p.m. at the Fifth Third Bank on Nolensville Pike.

Police said the man was armed with a gun and was wearing a latex-type disguise mask.

Reports stated the gunman entered the bank quickly and demanded money at gunpoint. That's when the tellers complied.

The suspect placed the cash in a blue and black backpack before fleeing on foot toward Old Hickory Boulevard.

He was described as standing around 6'3'' tall and weighing approximately 180 pounds. He was wearing a long black jacket, gray hoodie, red pants, and white athletic shoes.

Anyone with information on the suspect was asked to call Crime Stoppers at 615-742-7463.