Police looking for man who robbed Carlisle area bank

State police in Carlisle are looking for the man who robbed a bank in South Middleton Township.

Police on Thursday afternoon were using a helicopter and dogs to search the area around the Susquehanna Bank branch at 330 York Road, where the robber had displayed a handgun and demanded money shortly before 3 p.m.

The robber was described as a white male of unknown age, about 5'11 to 6'0″ tall, and wearing a blue sweatshirt, khaki pants, and white tennis shoes, according to police.

He was wearing sunglasses and had his face obscured during the holdup by what is believed to be a plastic wrap, according to Trooper Adam Reed.

The robber fled through a nearby residential area with an undisclosed amount of cash.

Reed said the robbery was the second at the bank within the last three weeks.

Anyone with information may call state police in Carlisle at (717) 249-2121.

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