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Police search for suspect in bank robbery

(Source: West Memphis Police Department) (Source: West Memphis Police Department)
(Source: West Memphis Police Department) (Source: West Memphis Police Department)
WEST MEMPHIS, AR (KAIT) -

The West Memphis Police Department is currently searching for a man who robbed the SunTrust Bank at 125 W. Broadway in West Memphis Thursday afternoon.

According to police, the man walked into the bank around 3:50 p.m. and handed the bank teller a note, requesting the money to be in dimes, quarters, etc. No weapon was implied or shown.

According to police, the man is believed to have an Arabic accent. He is also believed to be around 20-30 years old, stand at 5"7-5"9 tall, and weigh between 120-150 lbs.

If you see or come into contact with this individual, you are urged to call the West Memphis Police Department at (870) 732-7555.

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