Bank Robbery Suspect Being Sought

This person robbed an M&T Bank in Gaithersburg on Tuesday..

Photos From Montgomery County, Md Police

Gaithersburg, Md (KM)  The search is on for a suspect who held up the M&T Bank in the 18000 block of Flower Hill Way in Gaithersburg on Tuesday morning..

Montgomery County Police say a man entered the bank at around 11:45 AM, approached a teller, and handed her a plastic bag. He displayed a handgun and demanded she put money in the bag. He also demanded money from another teller who complied.

As the man was leaving, the dye pack exploded.

Police say the suspect is described as a White or Hispanic male, 5’10”, 200 pounds who was wearing jeans, black jacket or hoodie, green and tan camo  gaiter as a mask, a black beanie cap and black gloves. He was armed with a black handgun.

Anyone who has information on this individual is asked to call Montgomery County Police. They can call the Major Crimes Division at 240-773-5070. They can also call the Tip Line at 240-773-TIPS {8477}.

By Kevin McManus