January 30

Lewiston police seek suspect in credit union robbery

A dozen officers and a police dog arrived at the scene within minutes but were unable to locate the robber.

The Associated Press

LEWISTON — Police are hunting for the suspect in the robbery of a Lewiston credit union.

Police say a man walked into the Community Credit Union on Pine Street at about 3 p.m. Wednesday and demanded money.

There were no reports of injuries.

Police did not say whether the suspect got away with any money.

The Sun Journal reports that a dozen officers as well as a police dog arrived at the scene within minutes but were unable to locate the robber.

The suspect was described as white, about 6 feet tall with a crew cut. By late Wednesday night, no arrest had been made. Police were examining credit union security videos for clues.

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