Sheriff's deputies search for suspect connected to Howard Bank robbery

Posted at 5:41 PM, May 11, 2017
and last updated 2017-05-11 17:41:10-04

The Cecil County Sheriff's Office are searching for suspects connected to Howard Bank Robbery in Rising Sun. 

At 11:15 a.m. Thursday, units from the Rising Sun Police Department and deputies of the Cecil County Sheriff's Office responded to the 600 block of Pearl Street for a reported bank robbery. 

During the investigation, Howard Bank employees told police that a man wearing a black ski mask with brown gloves entered the bank and demanded money. 

Investigators said that the suspect fled the bank shortly after receiving an undisclosed amount of money from the cashier. 

The suspect is said to be in his 40's or 50's and last seen wearing blue jeans with a white t-shirt.

Anyone with information on the incident is asked to contact the Cecil County Sheriff's Office at 410-392-2117.