Springfield police investigating September 28 bank robbery

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SPRINGFIELD - The Springfield Police Department is seeking the public's help in identifying a person wanted in connection with a September 28 bank robbery.

Springfield police say the robbery happened at about 1:00 p.m. at the Chatham Road branch of Illinois National Bank.  According to the preliminary investigation into the robbery, a white male entered the building and passed a note to a teller, demanding money and implying he had a gun.  No weapon was seen, and no injuries were reported.

The man is identified as being in his 40's, standing about 6'0" tall with a slim build, and had "salt-and-pepper" colored collar-length hair.  A still photo has been included in this article to help in identifying the suspect.

If you have any information about this incident, you are asked to call Crime Stoppers at (217) 788-8427.

We will provide more information as it becomes available.

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