Police investigating bank robbery in Blue Bell

The Whitpain Township Police Department is investigating a bank robbery that took place on Tuesday, November 22nd just after 11:00 a.m. The bank involved is the Santander Bank located at 1770 DeKalb Pike in Blue Bell (The Shops at Blue Bell).

According to police, the suspect was described as being a male, of average build, 5’9″ in height, and spoke with an accent. He was wearing a black hoodie and black pants with a white stripe down the sides. He had black shoes with white trim and was carrying a maroon duffle bag. Witnesses believed he had a handgun.

The suspect left the bank and fled on foot towards Township Line Road. After searching the area, police believe he is no longer in the vicinity.

If you have any information on this incident, you are asked to contact the Whitpain Township Police Department at (610) 279-9033.