WORCESTER – For the second time this month, a bank was robbed on Park Avenue in Worcester.
On Monday afternoon, Worcester Police officers responded to Country Bank at 278 Park Ave for a report of an unarmed robbery. According to the WPD, the suspect was described by bank tellers as a “white male, approximately 45 to 50 years old, 5’8” or 5’9” tall, medium complexion, clean shaven, approached the counter and handed a note demanding cash. No weapon was mentioned or seen. The clerk provided the suspect with an undisclosed amount of money.”
Witnesses told the officers that the suspect walked in calmly directly to the counter, received the cash and walked right out with raising any kind of commotion or suspicion. The suspect was last seen heading south on Park Avenue on foot.
On Nov. 2, the Santander bank at 665 Park Ave was robbed in a similar fashion. As of now, there is no reported connection to the pair of robberies.
This investigation is ongoing. If anyone has information about this incident they can send an anonymous text to 274637 TIPWPD + your message or send an anonymous web based message at worcesterma.gov/police. Calls can also be made to the Worcester Police Detective Bureau at (508) 799-8651.