After demanding money from the teller and receiving an undisclosed amount of cash, the suspect fled the scene. He was last seen heading west on Moravian Street.
Philadelphia Police and the FBI are on the hunt for a suspect who is believed to have robbed two Northeast Philadelphia banks within the last week.
Around 9:35 a.m., the suspect entered the Republic Bank located at 1818 Market Street, where he handed the teller a demand note that said he had a weapon.
Around 2:42 p.m., the suspect entered the Republic Bank branch at 1818 Market Street in Center City, where he passed a demand note to the teller.
Philadelphia Police and the FBI are turning to the public for help identifying and finding a man who robbed a bank along Market Street on Friday morning.
Philadelphia police say a bandit robbed the Republic Bank at 1601 Market Street about 11:45 Tuesday morning, but was handed cash by a teller that contained an exploding dye pack.