Robber Hits Third PNC Bank

A man already wanted for robbing two PNC banks robbed a third branch Tuesday in Countryside.

He wore a green, long-sleeve shirt, blue jeans, white sneakers and what seems to have become his signature black cap.

The man walked into the PNC bank in Countryside at 4:14 p.m. Tuesday, confronted employees and customers with a gun, then went over to a teller demanding cash, according to Clearwater Police.

The suspect fled with an undisclosed amount of money, according to police. Canine units were unable to track the man, who was seen running through the nearby Inverness Condominium complex.

Investigators believe this is the same man who robbed a PNC and .

A $25,000 reward is being offered for information leading to an arrest and conviction. The .

The man is described as white, 25 to 35 years old, about 5-foot-8 with a thin build and short brown hair, according to police. He was seen fleeing in a red vehicle after the May 26 robbery.

Anyone with information is asked to contact the Clearwater Police Tip Line at 727-562-4422 or send an anonymous text to 847411. Anonymous web tips can also be sent to the Clearwater Police website or Facebook page.


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