Chief Edward James Walsh
23 Summer St.
Taunton, MA 02780
Tuesday, April 9, 2019
For Immediate Release
Media Contact: Benjamin Paulin
Taunton Police Seek to Identify Man Who Robbed Bank Last Week
TAUNTON — Chief Edward Walsh reports that the Taunton Police Department is seeking to identify a man who robbed a bank in Taunton last week.
On Friday, April 5, at approximately 3:25 p.m., a man entered the Santander Bank, 188 Broadway, and passed a teller a handwritten note demanding money.
The suspect was given an undisclosed amount of cash and fled on foot toward the direction of downtown Taunton. No injuries were reported in the incident.
The man was described as a white male in his mid-20s, approximately six-feet-tall with a thin build. He was wearing dark blue windbreaker pants, a gray hooded sweatshirt, blue rubber gloves and large dark sunglasses.
If anyone recognizes this man or has information about the incident please contact Taunton Police Detective Robert Kramer at 508-821-1471 Ext. 3123