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Ponderay Police searching for bank robbery suspect

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Anyone with information on the identity of the suspect is asked to contact the Ponderay Police Department at 208-265-4251 or Bonner Dispatch at 208-265-5525. Anyone with information on the identity of the suspect is asked to contact the Ponderay Police Department at 208-265-4251 or Bonner Dispatch at 208-265-5525.
PONDERAY, Idaho -

Police in Ponderay are searching for a man who robbed Horizon Credit Union Tuesday morning. 

Police say the man walked into the bank just after 9:00 a.m., demanded cash and told the teller he was robbing the bank. He took off with an undisclosed amount of cash. 

Witnesses described the man as being in his 20's, between 5'6" and 5'8", stocky, with dirty blond hair and scruffy facial hair. The suspect also had full sleeve tattoos on each arm. He was wearing cargo shorts, a t-shirt and an aqua green baseball hat. 

Police say he may have been driving a newer four-door Ford pickup, either white or cream in color with out of state plates, with possibly yellow or orange border on the plates. 

Anyone with information on the identity of the suspect is asked to contact the Ponderay Police Department at 208-265-4251 or Bonner Dispatch at 208-265-5525.

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