By CBS3 Staff

PHILADELPHIA (CBS) — Authorities are asking the public for help to find the suspect who robbed a Wells Fargo Bank in the Olney section of Philadelphia. The robbery took place at the bank located on the 700 block of Adams Avenue around 10:40 a.m. on Wednesday.

After the suspect entered the bank, he reportedly gave a threatening note to a bank teller before verbally demanding money.

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The suspect fled the scene after receiving an undisclosed amount of cash and was last seen heading into the parking lot on Adams Avenue.

The suspect has been described as a African American man in his mid-20s to early 30s, around 6 feet tall, with a medium build and a full black beard.

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During the incident, authorities say he was wearing a black SWARM Tour hooded sweatshirt, dark sunglasses and a black Lacoste baseball cap.

He is considered armed and dangerous.

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Anyone with information about the robbery or the suspect is urged to contact the Violent Crimes Task Force at 215-418-4000.