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Edgewater Byline Bank Robbed Yesterday


The Edgewater branch of Byline Bank at 5324 N. Broadway was robbed yesterday and the FBI is seeking the public’s help in the search for the suspect.

According to the FBI, a teller’s silent alarm was triggered on Nov. 3 around 10 a.m. after a man walked into the bank with a a plastic Dollar Tree shopping bag in tote with intent to rob the location. The alert did not mention if the suspect was armed.

They describe the man to be between 40 and 50 years of age. He was wearing a black hat and trenchcoat, dark sunglasses, white mask and black/white shoes.

The FBI said that information that leads to the suspect’s arrest could be worth a undisclosed reward. Their Chicago field office can be reached at 312-421-6700.

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