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Woman robs US Bank

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Bank robbery suspect (Source: FBI) Bank robbery suspect (Source: FBI)
Bank robbery suspect leaving the teller at US Bank (Source: FBI) Bank robbery suspect leaving the teller at US Bank (Source: FBI)
Suspected bank robber at the counter at US Bank Suspected bank robber at the counter at US Bank
Suspected bank robber leaving US Bank ( Source: FBI) Suspected bank robber leaving US Bank ( Source: FBI)
EAST CLEVELAND, OH (WOIO) -

Officers are looking for a woman that robbed in the US Bank in East Cleveland on Forest Hills Blvd around 12:15 pm on Saturday, March 2, 2013.

Authorities say that the woman went into the bank and handed the teller a note demanding cash and stating that she had a .22 caliber handgun. 

The suspect was said to have asked for the note back and the teller never saw the weapon.

The woman is described as a African American, 5'6-5'8 tall, weighing 190-210 pounds, between the ages of 45-50 years old.  She was seen wearing a red hat and brown jacket and fled the scene on foot.

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