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Florence Police Seek Bank Robber In Hairy Disguise

Posted at 9:55 AM, Jan 27, 2019
and last updated 2019-01-27 09:55:51-05

FLORENCE, Ky. (LEX 18) — Police in Florence are searching for a man behind a bank robbery.

Police say the man, seen wearing a trapper hat, fake beard, gray hoodie and dark pants, walked into Heritage Bank on U.S. Highway 42 before closing time Friday.

Authorities say he approached a teller, showed a handgun and demanded money.

H fled on foot after taking an undisclosed amount of cash.

Officials described the man as standing between 6-foot and 6-foot-3.

Authorities are asking anyone with information to contact Florence police at 859-647-4320.