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New Port Richey Attempted Bank Robbery, Suspect Sought

NEW PORT RICHEY, Fla. – On October 21, 2020, at approximately 4:20 p.m an unidentified male walked into the Chase Bank located at 5029 U.S. Highway 19, New Port Richey.  The male passed a note to the teller demanding at least $2,000.  The teller did not provide any money and the suspect left empty-handed.  The suspect was described as a Hispanic or light-skinned black male in his 30’s to ’40s, soft-spoken, thin build, 5’04-5’06”, with hazel eyes.  The suspect was wearing a baggie white dress shirt, light-colored baggy pants, black tie, brown duckbill cap, dark-colored mask, and dark dress shoes. 

The images above are the only surveillance video still shots Chase Bank will provide at this time. 

If you know the identity of the suspect or recognize him please contact New Port Richey Police Detective Edward Campbell at (727) 232-8902.

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