Bank employees in Grimsby ordered to ground during armed robbery

Police are searching for a suspect in a Grimsby bank robbery.

Officers were called out yesterday, just after 4:30, to the CIBC on Main Street West after a man entered the branch, armed with a weapon and demanded cash.

The suspect ordered employees on the ground and then began searching for money.

After grabbing some cash he fled in a waiting vehicle.

Anyone with information are asked to contact the 8 District Detective Office at 905-688-4111 ext. 5400 or Detective Jamie Schneider #9398 at Jamie.Schneider@niagarapolice.ca