Attempted bank robbery in downtown York

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Rockne Newell

An attempted bank robbery in York City.  It happened shortly after 9 o’clock this morning at the Susquehanna Bank branch on the square of downtown.  The suspect described as a hispanic male passed a note to a teller, but ran out of the bank without any cash. No weapon was displayed.

Police released several surveillance photos the suspect.  He is between 18 and 25 years old, with a thin build. He was wearing blue jeans, gray hooded sweatshirt, tan shoes, black ball hat with gray brim and white capital P on the front. His clothing was wet from the knee down to the ankles.

Anyone with any information in the case is asked to contact York City Police at (717) 846-1234, Crime Stoppers #755-TIPS or text tips to “Yorktips” at 84711.  A cash reward is also being offered.