'Armed' man holds up Yorkshire Bank in Hull's Princes Avenue
A MAN who claimed to be armed held up a bank in west Hull today.
The man entered the Yorkshire Bank on Princes Avenue, west Hull, shortly before 1pm and handed the cashier a note asking for money.
He put the cash into a red/orange bag and left the bank. It is thought he walked in the direction of Duesberry Street.
The offender is described as a white man, aged between 30 to 40 years old, around 5ft 10ins tall and of a slim build. He was wearing a woollen hat, which covered part of his face, dark blue tracksuit bottoms and white trainers.
Business Cards From Only £10.95 Delivered www.myprint-247.co.ukView details
Our heavyweight cards have FREE UV silk coating, FREE next day delivery & VAT included. Choose from 1000's of pre-designed templates or upload your own artwork. Orders dispatched within 24hrs.
Terms: Visit our site for more products: Business Cards, Compliment Slips, Letterheads, Leaflets, Postcards, Posters & much more. All items are free next day delivery. www.myprint-247.co.uk
Contact: 01858 468192
Valid until: Sunday, May 26 2013
There are a number of officers currently in the area carrying out searches in an attempt to locate the offender.
Police have stressed even though the man claimed to be armed no firearm was seen by the cashier.
It has not yet been revealed how much money was stolen.
Police are appealing for anyone who may have seen somebody matching the description of the offender around the time of the robbery to contact police on 101 quoting log 244 of 05 February 2013.