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Police Search for Suspect in Attempted Bank Robbery

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A man who tried to rob a New Town bank this morning remains at large.

New Town Police Chief Arthur Walgren says a man entered Lakeside State Bank and demanded cash from the teller.  But, he fled on foot before getting any money.

Some area businesses went into lock down mode as a precaution while officers searched for the suspect, but have returned to normal operations. 

The man is described as a light skinned male, about 30 years of age and about six feet tall.  He was wearing a dark hoodie, ski mask and gloves. 

Anyone with information is encouraged to contact the New Town Police at 701-627-5222, Three Affiliate Tripes Dispatch at 701-627-3617, Mountrail County Sheriff at 701-628-2975, or their local FBI Office.

 

 

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