LOOK - Police search for suspect after Smithville bank robbery

Police releasing surveillance photos following a bank robbery in Smithville

It happened around 4:15 Monday at the CIBC on Griffin Street North.

Police say the suspect showed a weapon, demanding money from the employees at the branch.

He fled with the cash on foot.

The male suspect is described as white, 20-25 years of age 5'11" to 6'2" with a thin build.  The suspect was wearing a black balaclava covering his face, black pants with a red stripe, and black hooded sweatshirt.

In an effort to identify the male, investigators are releasing images of the suspect captured by surveillance cameras.

Anyone with information concerning the identity of the male in the attached photos is encouraged to contact the Niagara Regional Police Service 8 District Detective Office at 905-688-4111 extension 5400. Please reference incident number 17-12690.