Bank robbery suspect claimed to have bomb, police say

(Lower Paxton Township Police Department)

HARRISBURG, Pa. (WHTM) – A Dauphin County bank was robbed Thursday by a suspect who claimed to have a bomb, according to police.

The robbery happened around 4:30 the Santander Bank on Allentown Boulevard in Lower Paxton Township.

According to police, a female suspect, who stated she was armed with a bomb, entered the bank and demanded money from a teller. She did not display a weapon.

The suspect made off with cash and fled south along South Mountain Road.

Anyone with information about the robbery or the identity of the suspect should call the Lower Paxton Township Police Department at 657-5656 or submit a tip online.

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