Manhunt for York City bank robbery suspect

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YORK, Pa. – A manhunt for a bank robbery suspect in York City.  City police responded at about 3:07 pm to a report of robbery in progress at the Peoples Bank branch in the Susquehanna Commerce Center along the 200 block of West Philadelphia Street.

Capture90The bandit did not display a weapon. He got away with an undisclosed amount of cash. However hidden within the stack of bills was a dye packet which exploded as the suspect was fleeing, causing him to drop some of the money.  Stains from the dye packet are clearly visible on the street adjacent to the center.

According to witnesses at the scene the suspect got into a waiting vehicle to make his getaway.

The investigation continues.