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Man sought after Portage Avenue bank robbery

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Police are on the hunt for man who robbed a bank in the 200 block of Portage Avenue on Monday at approximately 4 p.m.

Investigators say the lone man walked in and confronted an employee, before getting away with an undisclosed amount of cash.

No one was hurt during the robbery.

The suspect is described as Caucasian with a fair complexion, 45-55 years old, 5'9, with an average build. He was wearing khaki-coloured pants and a distinctive red jacket with a broad white stripe running down each sleeve, from shoulder to cuff. He had a pair of glasses, but they may only be for reading as he took them off prior to the robbery.

Anyone with information is asked to contact police at 204-986-6219 or CrimeStoppers at 204-786-TIPS (8477).

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