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|Robbery Date/Time:||3/20/14 1:20 pm|
|Location:||First Merit Bank|
|Address:||7490 Sawmill Rd|
|Lead Investigator/Agency:||Detective Jason Wood / Columbus PD|
On March 20, 2014 at approximately 1:20 pm an unknown male black entered the First Merit Bank, located at 7490 Sawmill Rd, and gave the victim teller a threatening note that demanded money. The victim teller complied with the demand and gave the suspect an undetermined amount of money. The suspect was described as a male black, light skin, possibly middle eastern, 20-25, 6’2″, 160-180 lbs, wearing a black leather jacket with a grey hoodie underneath and a tan scarf around his neck.
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