Waterbury police are investigating after a local bank was robbed at gunpoint Thursday evening, and the Crime Stoppers are offering cash rewards in exchange for information leading to an arrest.
Police said the robber entered the Thomaston Savings Bank on Highland Avenue around 4 p.m. Thursday, flashed a handgun and stole an undetermined amount of money.
He was last seen walking south on Highland Avenue through Waterbury’s Town Plot neighborhood, according to police.
No one was injured during the robbery.
The suspect is described as a 6-foot-tall black man with a scruffy beard, wearing white hooded jacket, blue baseball cap and dark jeans.
Police said cash rewards are available in exchange for information leading to an arrest.
Anyone with information is urged to call the Waterbury Crime Stoppers confidential tip line at 203-755-1234.