The Atlanta Police Department is seeking a man who robbed a Buckhead bank on Feb. 17.

According to APD, the robbery happened around 4:23 p.m. at a Fifth Third Bank at the Lindbergh Plaza shopping center. The bank has a street address of 2555 Piedmont Road, but is located on Sidney Marcus Boulevard about two blocks east of Piedmont.

The suspect in a Feb. 17 Buckhead bank robbery as seen in a screenshot from security camera footage released by the Atlanta Police Department.

The robber walked to the counter and passed the teller a note demanding money, according to APD. The teller gave the robber money — APD did not specify the amount — and the robber then left on foot. 

The suspect was described by APD only as a Black male. In security camera footage released by APD, the suspect is wearing a surgical-style face mask. 

Crime Stoppers of Greater Atlanta offers a reward of up to $2,000 for information leading to the arrest and indictment of a suspect. Anyone with information can call 404-577-8477 or see the Crime Stoppers website. 

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John Ruch

John Ruch is an Atlanta-based journalist. Previously, he was Managing Editor of Reporter Newspapers.