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Bedford police searching for man who robbed bank wearing Halloween mask

Posted at 6:35 PM, Nov 19, 2019
and last updated 2019-11-19 18:35:00-05

BEDFORD, Ohio — Bedford police are searching for a man who robbed Citizens Bank wearing a Halloween skull mask.

The man brandished a black semiautomatic gun and ordered the bank employees and customers to get on the ground, according to the FBI.

Police said that the man allegedly bought the skull mask from a dollar store in Bedford, and used a plastic shopping bag from the same store to rob the bank.

The FBI said the man has lots of facial hair and a thin build. The man is 6-feet tall.

Anyone with information is asked to call Crime Stoppers at 216-252-7463.