Opelika bank robber sought

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OPELIKA, AL (WSFA) - Authorities are asking the public to provide any help it finding the man who robbed an Opelika bank Tuesday.

The suspect, a 6'01" male weight 210 to 225 pounds, walked into the Wachovia Bank at 603 South Sixth Street and robbed the institution.

A weapon was never seen but the suspect told the teller he was armed.

The suspect was last seen wearing a yellow or tan colored jacket, white baseball cap, blue jeans and dark colored shoes.

He was last seen running towards South Seventh Street.

Tips can be forwarded to the Opelika Police Department at 334-705-5200 or the Secret Witness Hotline at 334-745-8665.

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