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Police search for suspect in armed robbery at Mt. Vernon bank

MT. VERNON, Ky. (WKYT/WYMT) - Police are investigating an armed robbery at a bank in Mt. Vernon, Kentucky.

Around 5:30 p.m. Friday police say a man, armed with a small caliber handgun, walked into the PBK Bank on West Main Street and passed the teller a note demanding money.

The man then left the bank with an undisclosed amount of cash.

He is described as being between 5'7" - 5'10" with a medium build, blonde or light brown beard and mustache. He was wearing a camouflage jacket, tan or peach colored hat, blue jeans and black shoes.

Anyone who recognizes this man or has any information about the incident is asked to contact the Mt. Vernon Police Department at 606-256-5372 or 606-256-2121.

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