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Bank robber still sought 3 years after Mansfield Twp bank robbery

MANSFIELD TWP, N.J. (Warren County) – Police are asking for the public’s help in solving a bank robbery the occurred almost three years ago.

The robbery occurred on August 27, 2013 at 10:25 a.m., when a man walked into the PNC Bank located at 2061 Route 57 and handed a teller a note that said he had a gun but no weapon was ever shown, according to police.

The male left the bank on foot running in the direction of the mall, more specifically the Golds Gym/Home Depot area, according to an earlier news release.

The suspect is described as a white male, standing about 5 feet 8 inches tall, weighing 180 pounds and appearing to be in his late 20s. The man had a faint beard/goatee, was wearing sunglasses, sneakers with light blue shoelaces, a black Puma baseball cap, black jacket, blue jeans and work gloves, police said.

The suspect might have been operating a 2009-2011 model BMW 328i, black in color with heavily tinted windows. The vehicle did not have a license plate, police said.

Anyone who thinks they might be able to identify the suspect, is asked to contact Detective Joe Mathews of the Mansfield Twp Police Department at (908) 689-6222 or Detective Scott Imboden of the Warren County Prosecutor’s Office at (908) 475-6620.

By: Jay Edwards
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