Man Robs Bank Branch At NW Side Jewel

CHICAGO (STMW) – A man robbed a TCF bank branch inside a Northwest Side Jewel was robbed Saturday night. No one was hurt and the robber got away.

About 8 p.m. someone robbed the bank inside the 24-hour grocery, 3570 N. Elston Ave., according to an Albany Park District police lieutenant. The lieutenant said the robber did not show a weapon when he handed a staffer a note that demanded money.

The robber escaped and and no one was injured.

The robber was described as a white male, between 40 and 50 years old, between 6-feet and 6-feet-1-inch tall, with gray hair, according to the FBI.

Grand Central Area detectives and the FBI are investigating.

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