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Bank robbery reported in Florence

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Florence police were on the scene of the robbery Saturday morning. Florence police were on the scene of the robbery Saturday morning.
Surveillance was able to catch the suspect on camera. (Photo: Florence Police Department) Surveillance was able to catch the suspect on camera. (Photo: Florence Police Department)
FLORENCE, AL (WAFF) -

Florence police are searching for a suspect in a bank robbery that happened around 10 a.m. Saturday.

The robbery was at the Bank Independent on Darby Drive. Investigators said no one was injured during the robbery.

Police described the suspect, pictured here, as a man possibly wearing a gray jersey, faded jeans, gray bandana with a black design, dark sunglasses and a hoodie over his head covering everything but his eyes.

Officers said the man was between 20- and 30-years old, of medium build, and about 6' to 6'2''. Police said he was carrying an olive-colored bag, similar to a military bag.

Florence police said that anyone with information on the bank robbery can text an anonymous tip to 274637 using the word "FPDTIP" and the message. Police said a reward of up to $1,000 is available for information that leads to the identification and arrest of the robbery suspect.

Authorities said that if you see someone matching this person's description in the area of Darby Drive, contact Florence Police Department at (256) 760-6610.

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