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Local Wells Fargo robbed second time this week

FORT WAYNE, Ind. (Fort Wayne’s NBC) — Fort Wayne police are responding to a bank robbery at the Wells Fargo on West State Boulevard — the second robbery at this location this week.

On Monday, Sept. 17, police responded to a holdup alarm from the 901 W. State Blvd. Wells Fargo Bank around 9:35 a.m. Police are still searching for that suspect.

READ MORE: Police searching for Wells Fargo robbery suspect

Now just 4 days later, police are investigating yet another robbery at the bank.

Officers received a call about a robbery around 11:42 a.m. on Friday, Sept 21.

When police arrived, they were told a black male wearing a black hoodie entered the bank, and a bank teller asked him to take off his hoodie, and he did.

He then handed the teller a note asking for money. They gave him the money and he left the bank.

Police describe the man as being in his 20’s, about 5’10”-6’ tall, and hair styled in an afro.

We will update this story as soon as more information becomes available.

Jazlynn Bebout

Jazlynn Bebout is the Assignment Desk Editor and Digital Editor at WPTA. Follow her on Twitter @jazlynnsb

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