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HSBC Bank Robbery

HsBC Bank RobberyDarryl Fortner

Buffalo police are investigating this morning's robbery of the HSBC Bank located at 2016 Genesee Street.

Police say the suspect entered the bank just after 10am, May 12th, handed the teller a note demanding money and made off with an undisclosed amount of cash.

Northeast District Detectives say the suspect was wearing blueish-green scrubs, a baseball cap, sunglasses and was carrying a red and gray lunch bag.

The individual is described as a black male, about 25-30 years old, slim build with a mustache and goatee.

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