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Police hunt for bank robbery suspect

Police are on the lookout for a man they say demanded money from the CIBC bank on Bernard Avenue, June 23, 2014.
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June 24, 2014 - 1:55 PM

KELOWNA - Mounties are looking for information about a man who robbed the Bernard Avenue CIBC Monday afternoon.

The man went into CIBC located at 328 Bernard Avenue at about 2:30 p.m. June 23 and demanded money from the attendant, Sgt. Wade Severson said in a press release.

The teller handed over the undisclosed amount of cash and the man left the bank. Police were called but were unable to locate him.

There were no injuries and a weapon was not apparent or reported present.

The suspect is described as Caucasian, 5'8" to 5'9", average build. He was wearing a black shirt and black pants.

Anyone with information can contact the Kelowna RCMP at 250-762-3300. Remain anonymous by calling Crime Stoppers at 1-800-222-8477, leaving a tip online at or by texting your tip to CRIMES (274637) ktown.

Image Credit: RCMP HANDOUT

Image Credit: RCMP HANDOUT

To contact the reporter for this story, email Adam Proskiw at or call 250-718-0428. To contact the editor, email or call 250-718-2724.

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