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Police seeking suspect who robbed E. Texas bank

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Police say two female bank employees had just emptied the night deposit drop at the Capital One Bank on Copeland and Loop 323 in Tyler. Police say two female bank employees had just emptied the night deposit drop at the Capital One Bank on Copeland and Loop 323 in Tyler.
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TYLER, TX (KLTV) -

Police are seeking a man who robbed a Tyler bank on just before 8 a.m. on Monday.

Police say two female bank employees had just emptied the night deposit drop at the Capital One Bank on Copeland and Loop 323 in Tyler. The women put the contents of the drop in a black satchel and turned to head back to the bank.

“They were on their way back into the main building and as they were walking down the sidewalk they were approached by the suspect,” said Don Martin, Public Information Officer, Tyler Police Department.

The employees describe him as a white male wearing a black nylon stocking on his head approached them. The man told them not to turn around and to drop the satchel.

Witnesses say after the robbery, the man got into a dark colored Mercedes sedan with no license plates and left the scene. Witnesses added that the car had a Park Place license plate frame on it.

The women told police the man was wearing a business suit and tie and was about 6 feet tall with a thin build. The women never saw a gun, but noticed something chrome colored in his hand.

Police are reviewing surveillance tape to see if the suspect was carrying a gun. An undetermined amount of cash was taken from the bank.

If you have any information about this robbery, you should call Tyler police at (903) 531-1090.

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