Trustco branch in Saratoga Springs robbed
SARATOGA SPRINGS Police are investigating a robbery Monday evening at the Trustco Bank in Congress Street Plaza.
At 5:40 p.m., Saratoga Springs police received a 911 call for a robbery that had just occurred at the bank.
Officers responded and secured the scene, began searching the area and interviewing employees.
The suspect is described as a black man, about 5-foot-10, dressed in black sweatpants with a white string hanging out, black zip-up hoodie and black baseball cap.
The suspect indicated to the teller that he was in possession of a handgun, but it is not known if he had a gun on him or how much money he made off with, police said. The suspect was carrying a gray Walmart shopping bag.
The suspect left the bank and was last seen headed south toward Hamilton Street.
Anyone with any information is asked to contact the Saratoga Springs Police Department at 584-1800.