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Westcliff: Bank Robbery CCTV Released
Essex Police have released a CCTV image of a man following a bank robbery in Westcliff.
A man went into Lloyds Bank on London Road last Monday morning (19 August) and passed a note to staff demanding money.
It also said he had a gun although no weapon was seen.
He then made off with a four-figre sum of cash.
This man is described as being aged in his 60s, about 5ft 6-8ins tall with grey hair and facial stubble.
He was of slim build and wore a grey/green anorak and was carrying two carrier bags.
The robbery is being investigated by detectives from the Kent and Essex Serious Crime Directorate based at Pitsea police station.
Any witnesses are asked to contact officers on 101 or Crimestoppers on 0800 555 111.
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