Armed bank robbery in St. Catharines has NRP searching for three suspects

Police are searching for three armed suspects in a bank heist in St. Catharines.

Police say the three entered the Scotia Bank on Glendale Avenue around 6:00 last night armed with hand guns.

They held the branch staff and one customer at gun point.

After taking some cash from the tills, they fled the scene.

Police are searching for three black males, 19 to 25 years of age with thin builds.

All three were wearing gloves, masks and hooded sweatshirts

Anyone with information is asked to contact Detective Sgt. Dave Pierini, 1 District Criminal Investigation Branch, St. Catharines at (905) 688-4111 Ext. 9134.