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Man robs Roscoe Village bank branch

A man robbed a bank branch in the Roscoe Village neighborhood Saturday morning, authorities said.

About 11:37 a.m., the man entered the Chase Bank branch on the 3500 block of North Western Avenue and handed a note to a teller demanding money, Chicago Police News Affairs Officer Michael Sullivan said.

The bank’s exact street address is 3531 N. Western Ave., according to a Chase Bank branch directory.

The man, an African-American male dressed in all black, fled from the scene, Sullivan said.

The man was further described as about 5-feet-8-inches tall and with a goatee, according to unconfirmed dispatch reports.

He was last seen northbound on Western Avenue, according to the dispatch reports.



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