Thief wearing Halloween mask robs bank in Lauderdale Lakes

Undisclosed amount of cash taken from Chase Bank


LAUDERDALE LAKES, Fla. – A thief dressed in all black and wearing a scary Halloween mask robbed a bank at gunpoint in Lauderdale Lakes.

The robbery was reported about 12:20 p.m. Friday at a Chase Bank branch at 4820 W. Oakland Park Blvd.

Lauderhill police and FBI agents were at the scene.

Agents said the robber entered the bank, pointed a handgun at an employee and demanded cash.

Customers were inside the bank at the time, but no injuries were reported.

The thief left with an undisclosed amount of cash.

Anyone with information about the robber is asked to call the FBI at 754-703-2000.

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