FBI looking for Gold Coast bank robber

The FBI is trying to track down a bank robber who got away with about $900 in the Gold Coast on Monday afternoon.

According to the agency, the offender gave a note demanding money to a teller and implied he had a weapon as he robbed the PNC Bank branch at 873 North Rush around 1:16 p.m. He was last seen heading north on Rush Street after the robbery.

The FBI released these two surveillance images of the suspect. | FBI

The FBI said he is a Black male in his 20s who stands about 6-feet tall. At least one witness thought the man had tattoos on his neck.

Anyone with information about the man can contact authorities at 1-800-CALL-FBI or tips@fbi.gov

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