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Man wearing New York Yankees hat robs Fort Lauderdale bank

FBI tries to identify bank robber from surveillance photos

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FORT LAUDERDALE, Fla. – A man wearing a New York Yankees hat robbed a Fort Lauderdale bank Saturday morning, the FBI said.

The robbery was reported about 10:30 a.m. at a Chase branch on North Federal Highway.

FBI Special Agent Michael Leverock said the man entered the bank, displayed a gun and demanded money from an employee.

The man got away with an undisclosed amount of money.

There were customers inside the bank at the time, but nobody was injured.

Anyone who recognizes the man from surveillance photographs is asked to call the FBI office in South Florida at 754-703-2000.


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