Toronto Police search for suspect following bank robbery in Scarborough

Toronto Police

Toronto Police remain at the scene of a bank robbery in the area of Lawrence Avenue East and Markham Rd.  

It happened just after noon today. 

Police say the suspect indicated that he had a firearm, but it was not seen. 

Police have not named the bank. It's unclear if the suspect got away with a significant amount of cash.

Officers remain in the area as the search for the suspect and any potential witnesses continues.

The suspect is described as a white male, around 40 years-old.

Police say he was wearing a long black and yellow jacket, with a hood and glasses.

Anyone with information on the suspect or surveillance video from the area is asked to contact police.