Shorewood TCF Bank robber claimed he had a hand grenade

Feb. 5, 2014

Shorewood — Police are searching for a man suspected of robbing the TCF Bank in Shorewood late Tuesday morning.

According to an announcement from Shorewood police, the man entered the bank at 11:39 a.m. on Tuesday and announced that he had a hand grenade. He demanded money from a teller and handed over a red Sendik's bag. He told the teller not to give him a dye pack.

He made off on foot with an unknown amount of cash.

Police describe the man as white, about 5' 7", wearing a dark puffy waist-length jacket with the hood up and his face covered.

Anyone with information is encouraged to contact Shorewood police at (414) 847-2610.

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