Wilmington bank robbed


WILMINGTON >> Police say a bank teller was handed a note demanding money Monday morning but no weapon was displayed.

At approximately 9:23 a.m. Monday, the Wilmington Police Department and Vermont State Police responded to People's United Bank at 29 East Main Street for a reported bank robbery. Six minutes earlier, a white male had entered the bank with a note.

"The male subject is described as being possibly in his late 20s with a mustache and wearing a white sweatshirt with the hood up," police wrote in a press release. "The male subject left on foot out the front door with an undisclosed amount of money. The suspect's direction of travel and whether a vehicle was involved is unknown at this time."

Police said the investigation is ongoing. Anyone with information is asked to contact Det. Sgt. Mark Denault at the Wilmington Police Department 802-464-8593.

Contact Chris Mays at cmays@reformer.com or 802-254-2311, ext. 273.


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