CHELMSFORD — Chief James M. Spinney reports that the Chelmsford Police Department is seeking the public’s help in identifying a man who robbed a bank while brandishing a handgun on Friday.
At approximately 2:25 p.m. Friday, Aug. 28, Chelmsford Police responded to Eastern Bank, 291 Chelmsford St., for a report of a bank robbery.
Upon arrival, officers spoke with bank employees who told them that the suspect was wearing black shoes, black pants, a black hooded top and an American flag patterned neck gator pulled up over part of his face. The man entered the bank, brandished a black revolver and demanded cash from the bank tellers.
The suspect then fled from the bank with a undisclosed amount of cash.
The suspect is described as a white male that is approximately 5-feet-10-inches tall and weighing 230 pounds. In addition to his dark clothing, he was also wearing a black motorcycle helmet, black gloves and was carrying a black backpack.
The suspect fled from the bank on a black Honda CBR motorcycle. The motorcycle did not appear to have any distinct markings and did not have a license plate visible.
The Chelmsford Police Department is seeking the public’s help in identifying the suspect. Anyone with information about this incident is asked to contact Chelmsford Police Detective Brian Ubele at 978-256-2521 or tips can be sent anonymously by texting to 847411 keyword CHELMSFORDPD.