CALDWELL, NJ - The Caldwell Police are continuing to investigate a bank robbery which occurred on Tuesday, last week, at the Lakeland Bank, located at 49 Bloomfield Avenue in Caldwell. The incident happened about 10:09am when the bank notified police that a man, who said he had a handgun, stole $600 from their location. The suspect reportedly did not display any weapon and then fled the scene into the area of Hilltop, near Mountain Avenue.
Area police were immediately notified, along with the FBI and Essex County Sheriff's Office.
The police set to work seeking the suspect who was described as:
For several hours, a very large police presence searched the neighborhoods and drove throughout the immediate area.
Anyone with any information regarding this incident, or who recognized the person in the image, should please contact:
Caldwell Police Department
Detective Sergeant Brad Palatucci
1 Provost Square
Caldwell, NJ 07006
973-226-2602 x 1